SPIRALE

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Numbers 1-9 (all published, complete). Bern, 1953-1964. Redaktion und verlag Marcel Wyss, spiral press, stadion wankdorf, bern schweiz / Diter Roth / und Eugen Gomringer, Hochschule für Gestaltung, Ulm, Deutschland.

EUR 15,000.00

Articles and illustrations by R. Fink, R.P. Lohse, P. Mazetti, A. Piccoli, E. Gomringer, M. Bense, G. Rühm, H. Heissenbüttel, L. Moholy-Nagy, - Heft 1: Bern, undated (1953): Loose in yellow wrapper (50x34,5 cm): Dieter Roth (Woodcut), Hans Arp (Liono), Erich Müller (Slate print), Bernhard Luginbüh (lino), Max v. Mühlenen (lino), Joachim Uhlmann, Paul Celan, Kurt Wirt (lino), Eugen Gomringer, Josef Pillhofer (woodcut; with small round brown staion outside the image), Hermann Platter (lino/wood). - Heft 2: Bern ,undated (1953?): Loose in wrapper (50x34,5 cm): Imre Reiner (lino), Marcel Wyss (lino), Lili Erzinger (lino) , Oskar Dalvi (woodcut), Leo Leuppi (wood) , Franz Eggenschwiler (litho), Kenneth Patchen, Dieter Roth (litho). Robert Gessne (wood), Klaus Demus, Anneliese Haber, Walter Binder (wood). - Heft 3: Bern, undated (1954). Loose in wrapper, 32 pages incl.wraps; (50x34,5 cm): Max Bill (Zink) Eugen Gomringer, Manuel Acre, Marcel Wyss (litho), F. Vordemberge-Gildewart (lito), Jean Frondère, Richard P. Lohse (lito) , Hans Hofer, Sophie Taeuber-Arp (lino) , Aurélie Nemours, Marianne Lundgren, Heinrich Eichmann (litho) , Verena Loewensberg (lino), Mary Vieira (litho) , Camille Graeser (holz) , Hans Hofmann (lino) - Heft 4. Bern, undated. (1954). Loose in wrapper, 23 leaves incl.wrapper (50x34,5 cm): Abbildungen von Plastiken der Künstler Kurt Blum, Mary Vieira, F. Vordemberge-Gildewart, Marcel Wyss, Erwin Rehmann, Rolf Willimann, Karl Gerstner, Martin Krampen, André Piccoli, Max Bill, Richard Lippold, Ibram Lassaw, Eugen Gomringer, Henry Moore, Barbara Hepworth, Reg Butler, Ben Nicholson and others. - Heft 5. Bern, undated. (1955). Large square 4to, 22 leaves,loose in orig. black wrappers (very lightly rubbed), front illustrated by M. Wyss (zincograph) and another full page inside, 3 lithographs by Josef Albers, coloured lithos by F Geiser, G.Ifert and Karl Gerstner (on double page), b/w lithos by P.Thalmann, Rolf Willimann, H.Mattmüller (zincograph), I.Bombelli - Heft 6/7. Bern, undated(1958).Large square 4to.. 32 leaves in orig. Yellow wrappers,, front illustrated by M. Wyss (zincograph). Col.lithograph by Richerd P.Lohse; Col.lithograph by C.Graeser, 2 lithographs by C.Graeser and H.Spahr, a zincograph by M.Wyss. 4 Pages constructivist designs as advertising. Photographs by: Heininger (2), W.Klein (2), P.Keetmann, H.Lederer (2), R.Schröter, G.Ilfert, O. Aicher, R.Humbert, M.Wyss. Mit Beiträgen von R. Fink, R.P. Lohse, P. Mazetti, A. Piccoli, E. Gomringer, M. Bense, G. Rühm, H. Heissenbüttel, L. Moholy-Nagy, u.a. Photographische Beiträge von W. Klein, M. Wyss, O. Aicher, H. Lederer, T. Schneiders, P. Keetmann a.o.. - Heft 8. 1960. 44 leaves (of wich 8 pages Concrete Poetry, edited by Eugen Gomringer), 6 leaves design advertising, In orig green wrappers (with small label). 1 page col.print (8 colours) by K.Gerstner, further illustrations (full page and in the text), b/w) by K. Gerstner, H.W. Franke, F. Achtleitner, R. Azeredo, E. Gomringer, H. Heissenbüttel, D. Rot G. Rühm, O. Wiener a.o.; photography by B.F. Laposky, H.B. Frank, R. Groebli, M. Wyss, O. Steinert, H. Lederer, P. Keetmann, S. Kuhn a.o.(small price label affixed on left lower corner, otherwise fine). -Heft 9: August 1964. 4 Bl. (Inserate), 2 Textbl., 5 transparente Plastikseiten., Broschur, Last issue of this important periodical. Introductory text by Karl Gerstner and 5 «trans-variationen» by Marcel Wyss (black lines on transparent sheets).