Poetry & Bookbinding

A catalog of design bookbindings

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A leporello collector commemorating the first exhibition organized by La Reliure Contemporaine Paris, 2017 (photo © Michèle Garrec for LRC)

For its first anniversary, La Reliure Contemporaine invited professional binders to offer their vision of Morina Mongin’s poem La Tête or. The bindings were exhibed at the Busser Bookshop, 37 rue Monge 75005 Paris (Latin quarter) from the 21st to the 31st of March, then at the Salon International du Livre Rare et de l’Objet d’Art (Grand Palais) from the 7th to the 9th of April 2017.

 

24 pages Leporello, 25 photos. Dimensions 13 x 21 cm. All the photos are taken by Michèle Garrec. Layout by Avril du Payrat, typographed in Fazeta, printed on Munken Polar 300g and made by Launay printing in Paris, it is enhanced by a sheet of kraft golden paper. Limited to 100 copies, 15 of which are reserved to family and friends.

 

Available for sale here.

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