Sale: 366 / Rare Books including Marine Art, May 17./18. 2010 in Hamburg Lot 1227

 
Dieter Roth - (Diter Rot,) Individuum: Reykjavik 1961

1227
Dieter Roth
(Diter Rot,) Individuum: Reykjavik 1961
Estimate:
€ 600 / $ 660
Sold:
€ 7,200 / $ 7.920

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Rot, D., bok 3 [c], extra. Individuum: Reykjavik. Ca. 300 ll., cut from color offset sheets. Reykjavik, 'forlag ed' 1961. Orig. boards. 8vo.

Roth/Mayer 13. - First edition. - One of the rare artist books by Dieter Roth (here: 'Diter Rot') in its Icelandic orig. edition. The artist had compiled the offset sheets in three Reykjavik printshops. Roth/Mayer registers a print run of ca. 40 copies, this copy is inscribed bok "3, extra. Nr. 2/5 1961" on the wrapper. Size ca. 22,7 : 22,7 cm. A reconstruction of this first edition was released ten years later in Düsseldorf and London in with a print run of 1000 copies, as volume 6 of the collected works (cf. Roth/Mayer 50). - Wrapper defective, binding detached.

1227
Dieter Roth
(Diter Rot,) Individuum: Reykjavik 1961
Estimate:
€ 600 / $ 660
Sold:
€ 7,200 / $ 7.920

(incl. 20% surcharge)