Four Portrait Busts by Francesco Laurana

1962
Illustrated by Francesco Laurana (Italian, 15th century), Photographer Clarence Kennedy (American, 1892–1972), Intro by Ruth Wedgwood Kennedy (American, 1896–1968), Typographical design by Leonard Baskin (American, 1922–2000), Printer and Publisher Gehenna Press, Northampton, Massachusetts (American, founded in 1942)


Place of Publication: Northampton, Massachusetts, USA

Catalogue Raisonné

Gehenna Press: Work of Fifty Years (1992), 29

Dimensions

Overall: 25.1 x 19 x 1 cm (9 7/8 x 7 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.1125

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 photomechanical halftone lithographs

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Northampton [MA]: The Gehenna Press, 1962) Quarto; [19 ff.], plus 12 plates; publisher’s original half gilt-stamped vellum, green paper boards.

Photographs of Renaissance sculpture.


Northampton [MA]: The Gehenna Press, 1962

Provenance

Carl Zahn, by whom given to MFA, 2007.

Credit Line

Gift of Carl Zahn

Copyright

© The Estate of of Leonard Baskin