I was invited by art director Andre Weller to create five books to
be part of the scenography of the play "Lição nº18" (Lesson
Nº 18), from the author Doc Comparato. The play is in the theater
, Rio de Janeiro.
The books represent the manuscripts of "La Hadriana" book by
Luigi Groto, that according to some would have inspired Shakespeare to
write Romeo and Juliet.
Calligrapher and artist Claudio Gil wrote on the pages that were
previously prepared to look old and stained. The paper was hand cut to
have a rustic appearance. The paper used was Fabriano Murillo. The
pages were directly sewn on the leather cover. We were very happy with