Lisson Publications, London, 1971 20 x 20 cm.; 32 pp.; staple (3) bound at the left side of the cover, very good copy, very light age toning on cover. First edition.
Arts, Conceptual Art, Artist Book, Avant-Garde
‘ These drawings, using parallel lines closely drawn, were used to make a finite series. They also provided the vocabulary for further series. … In 1969 Peter Townsend, the editor of Studio International, published a book in which I made each page as a single variation, making a complete, finite series (Four basic kinds of straight lines). Later the color version of this book was published in 1971 by the Lisson Gallery, London’ Ref.1: p.33 and p.40
- Sol LeWitt ( Connecticut 1928 – New York 2007 ) was an American conceptual and minimal artist. He was a sculptor, painter and draftsman.