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Elson, Sophie.

Gaucho = El Cabellero / Sophie Elson.

Additional Title(s):

El Cabellero

[England] : Sophie Elson, 1996.
Physical Description:
[8] leaves : chiefly ill. ; 8 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.E56 G3 1996
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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A book illustrating the life and culture of the Argentine cowboy, the Gaucho, who inhabits the bleak and hostile landscape of the pampas.
"A limited edition of 20 books, from monoprints and etchings."--colophon.
Faux leather cover (of brown paper), steel-plate embossed, bound with cord, the end of which is weighted with a small ceramic cow.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 15 of 20, signed by the artist.
Artist's Book Yearbook, 1996-97, p. 118
Subject Terms:
Argentina -- Pictorial works.
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Elson, Sophie -- Publisher.
Gauchos -- Argentina.
Grasslands -- Argentina -- In art.
Pampas (Argentina) -- In art.
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Etchings -- 1996.
Monoprints (painting and printing works)

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