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mETRO. An International Art Magazine. Nos. 1 – 16/17. (All Published)


Milan. 1960–1970
A complete set of this elaborately presented periodical for contemporary art.

Founded and edited by Bruno Alfieri, after no.13 (the beginning of the new format series) he was to collaborate with fellow editors Giulio Carlo Argan and Gillo Dorfles. The cover of Issue 9 was designed by Duchamp; no. 4/5 is devoted to abstract art in the USA.

Texts in English, French & Italian.
12 issues. Folio (xx x xx mm). 4 issues oblong 4to. (xx x xx mm). Richly illustrated in colour and black and white. Original pictorial printed wrappers, or boards with dust-jackets.

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