B journal takes as a point of departure, a reproduction of a destroyed work by Giacomo Balla titled Marchesa Casati with Moving Eyes (1916).
B journal is part of an ongoing process titled Ballabella papers, started in Berlin in 2010.
The handwritten dedication (p.10) is taken from Carrà’s Marinetti-portrait (1911), originally adressed to Casati on a piece of painted paper stuck to the canvas.
Newsprint format folded with eight b/w and four colour images by Berlin based artist Jean-Michel Wicker.
Zürich: [78-3-906011], 2011.
First edition Newspaper format (63 × 48 cm) Softcover 12 pp Texts in English Original illustrated wrappers. Loose sheets. Illustrated in colour offset.
Near fine. Minor wear and puckering with some discolouration. Item ID: 1007.