A large book featuring a cover designed by Lalia, comprising of a blown-up and pixelated black photo image of a hand carrying an Olympic torch, upon a golden background. Title: OLYMPIAD/1960. This is an English edition of an Italian release, featuring essays, programmes, charts, maps, and statistics. Together, they demonstrate the many facets of Roman and Italian culture, and its Olympic connection - both ancient and modern. The book is supported with photo images, drawings and other graphic images.
0 - Whole: H: 341 W: 245 D: 10mm (H: 13 7/16 W: 9 5/8 D: 3/8")
Italian National Olympic Committee; 1908
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Tom J Wigley.