Plensa / Estellés: L'Hotel Paris is a bibliophile's book, with a limited and numbered print run, consisting of a copper case and a cardboard case lined with black cloth, containing 1 engraving, 23 diptychs and 6 triptychs of handmade paper accompanied by 6 copper transparencies.
. Copper Case Dimensions: 38.9 x 28.3 x 6.9 cm.
. Dimensions of the cardboard box lined with black fabric: 38.5 x 28 x 6.4 cm.
. Format of the sheet of the engraving engraving, of the diptychs and of the triptychs: 25.5 x 35 cm.
. Format of copper transparencies: 22.5 x 32 cm.
. Diptychs and triptychs: texts stamped with magnesium metal engravings on 120 gr handmade paper, made from virgin cotton and eucalyptus fibers.
About the Artist
1955, Barcelona, Spain
Jaume Plensa is the most important contemporary Catalan plastic artist, sculptor and printmaker.
A very versatile artist who has also experimented with drawing, opera sets, video projections or acoustic installations. He is known for his large sculptures made up of letters and numbers.