Ron King Circle Press
Prospectus, Bluebeard's Castle
Prospectus for Bluebeard's Castle, published by Circle Press, c.1972. This prospectus presents information about Bluebeard's Castle, a book edition containing 9 pop-up designs conceived and produced by Ronald King and verse written by Roy Fisher. The text, typeset by Walter Taylor in the form of butterfly wings, concerns the history of the Bluebeard story, in particular Bela Bartok's opera on which the visual theme of this book was based. The prospectus opens up to reveal a butterfly pop-up design which incorporates the text. Printed in black and red ink on white paper.