SOUNDS OF NIGHT: The American Indian and the Owl. Antonio Frasconi.
SOUNDS OF NIGHT: The American Indian and the Owl.
SOUNDS OF NIGHT: The American Indian and the Owl.
SOUNDS OF NIGHT: The American Indian and the Owl.
SOUNDS OF NIGHT: The American Indian and the Owl.
SOUNDS OF NIGHT: The American Indian and the Owl.
SOUNDS OF NIGHT: The American Indian and the Owl.
SOUNDS OF NIGHT: The American Indian and the Owl.

SOUNDS OF NIGHT: The American Indian and the Owl.

(South Norwalk, Winter 1994-1995). 9 1/2 x 12. Twelve leaves of color woodcuts and xylographic text in brown. A full page portrait (head) of a native American in earth tones faces a full page owl in purple & black, followed by seven double-spreads of a poem and an owl, concluding with a double-spread of the land & sky at night. Full color woodcut wrap-around cover; slipcase covered with an additional woodcut, xylographic label. Fine. Item #15823

No. 8 of 10 signed copies signed, printed by Frasconi on Hosho and Arches paper; brown Hosho endpapers. Earth tones represent the native Americans, contrasting with night-time colors of deep purple, black, and silver. Frasconi's woodblocks are overprinted, adding layer upon layer of color, giving the prints a three-dimensional quality. The Books of Antonio Frasconi 66.

Price: $4,200.00

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