- Exceptional thorough edition, totally handmade for the fourth centenary of Don Quixote de la Mancha. It brings together a collection of 30 lithographs by David Zaafra, printed on thick white linen paper, and 30 texts inspired by Don Quixote and Cervantes by the following authors:
Mateo Alemán, Juan Antonio Pellicer, Antonio de Capmany, Manuel José Quintana, BJ Gallardo, Diego Clemencin, Adolfo de Castro, Dr. Thebussem, José María Asensio, Menéndez y Pelayo, Alejandro Pidal, Víctor Hugo, Santiago Ramón y Cajal, Luis Astrana Marín, F. Rodríguez Marín, JE Hartzenbusch, Vicente de los Ríos, J. Perez de Guzman, J. Octavio Picón, Salvador de Madariaga, Francisco Calero, and Andrés Trapiello.
Text on linen thread paper of large folio size [48.50 x 34.50 cm].
Unnumbered pages. Thirty sections with the texts and each lithograph, separated, inside each section.
The set comes in a book-type case bound with reddish-brown faux suede and with cover title and illustration in black and grey.
We have presented 48 photographs to complement the description.
Print run 336 copies, numbered and signed by the artist. This is number 129.
- David Zaafra (1948-2017) was a Spanish artist specialised in portraits. As an illustrator, he has worked for numerous books in all kinds of formats. The two lithographic editions of Don Quixote (Editorial Blázquez) are remarkable, as well as the lithographic edition of Cuentos de la Alhambra of the same publisher.
- It will be perfectly packed and additional insured for shipping.