Cover of the book Writings on Cy Twombly
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Writings on Cy Twombly

This book assembles more than forty texts on Cy Twombly’s work, spanning the period from 1951 to 2002, from acclaimed writers, critics, poets, and artists, such as Roland Barthes, Arthur C. Danto, Robert Rauschenberg, David Sylvester, Kirk Varnedoe, and many more. Presented chronologically, these writings seek to provide a deeper understanding of the artist. This signed deluxe edition was bound by hand in an edition of thirty—although only nineteen were ever made available for sale—and includes three woodcuts, each with the artist’s embossed stamp.

Publisher: Schirmer/Mosel Verlag, Munich
Publication date: 2003
Contributors: Brooks Adams, Giorgio Agamben, Dore Ashton, Roland Barthes, Heiner Bastian, Gottfried Boehm, Palma Bucarelli, Copeland C. Burg, Klaus-Peter Busse, Lawrence Campbell, Ester Coen, Arther C. Danto, Demosthenes Davvetas, Suzanne Delehanty, James Fitzsimmons, Achim Hochdörfer, Richard Hoppe-Sailer, Richard Howard, Max Kozloff, Susan C. Larsen, Robert Motherwell, Manfred de la Motte, N.N., Frank O'Hara, Charles Olson, Octavio Paz, Robert Pincus-Witten, Marcelin Pleynet, Stuart Preston, Prudence B. Read, Pierre Restany, Katharina Schmidt, David Sylvester, Harald Szeemann, Kirk Varnedoe, Vice, Emilo Villa, Cesare Vivaldi
Format: Cloth hardcover in cloth slipcase
Dimensions: 10 1/4 × 13 3/4 inches (25.9 × 34.8 cm)
Pages: 320
Language: English
Edition: Deluxe edition
Signed: Signed and stamped by artist
ISBN: 3888149541

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