Four Portrait Busts by Francesco Laurana
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
Gehenna Press: Work of Fifty Years (1992), 29
Overall: 25.1 x 19 x 1 cm (9 7/8 x 7 1/2 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 12 photomechanical halftone lithographs
Not On View
(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
Carl Zahn, by whom given to MFA, 2007.
Gift of Carl Zahn
© The Estate of of Leonard Baskin