Takako SAITO

"To Friends" , "my friends", " days in Devon"

n.d. [1974], 20.3 x 15.2 cm, book in hand-dyed slip case (handwritten dedication "To my friends" and signed) , 18 pages Japanese bound leporello in handmade card wrappers, glued in the spine, handwritten title and name, xerox printing, various color pencils, gouache, collage, with tipped-in 10 mini-books (varying in size from 1 x1 cm and 12 x 8 cm) unique series of very small handmade editions, inscribed, signed. published by Beau Geste Press, Devon, England
A wonderful handmade production of the Fluxus artist Takako Saito commemorating her days in Devon, one part "my friends" (with mostly drawings of cattle) and the other part "days in devon", a separate booklet with drawings, pasted in de back , 28 pages,leporello 12x8 cm, (one of the tipped-in miniature books)

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