76 280 Dada Doesburg Th van ed
76 280 Dada  Doesburg Th van ed
76 280 Dada  Doesburg Th van ed
76/ 280 [Dada]. Doesburg, Th. van (ed.). Mécano No. 4 en 5. No. White, Blanc. Wit, Weiß. Leyden, the editor, 1923, (16)p. (incl. wrappers), ills.

- Sl. soiled/ worn; most lvs. (sl.) (dust)stained in upper margin (first leaf more severely); first leaf frayed in upper margin and lacking sm. (±1x2 cm.) portion from upper left corner; spine split at ends (w. sm. tear in margin of last 2 lvs.; first and last leaf lack tiny portion from nearly all blank corners.

= Hoek 673d; Bolliger II, 516 and III, 187. The fourth and last issue of this periodical, which was printed in the four primary De Stijl colours: yellow, blue, red and (this issue) white. According to Hoek, probably published in 250 copies. It differs from the previous issues, which were folding leaves, this number being a brochure. Also Van Doesburg is no longer called "le mechanicien plastique", but just one of the contributors. Contains contributions by i.a. C. van Eesteren, T. Tzara, H. Arp, K. Schwitters, I.K. Bonset and ills. by i.a. R. Hausmann, I.K. Bonset, K. Schwitters and P. Reuhl. Rare. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE X.

ADDED: the facsimile reprint of the issue.

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