John Gerard — An die Musik — Poem by Rainer Maria Rilke
(John Gerard) An die Musik. [Text in German.] Poem by Rainer Maria Rilke. Three original paper paintings by Gerhard van der Grinten on handmade papers by John Gerard. John Gerard. Rheinbach. 2005. Copernicus Graphische Werkstatt. 16p. 10” x 8.5”. Text handset in black Garamond, printed in the Copernicus Graphische Werkstatt Alfter. Open-out double page illustration as well as page and double page illustration. Handsewn. Wrappers and turn-ins form one continuous illustration. Gray cloth dropback box with title on front and spine. No. 20 of 25 unique variant copies, signed by Gerard and van der Grinten. Fine.