Ferrari Art & Collector’s EditionView text
A project conceived in close collaboration with Ferrari, this massive tome is a veritable collector’s piece from Taschen. A production unparalleled in scale, it features exclusive content from the Ferrari Archives and private collections around the world, bringing together hundreds of unseen photographs and documents to reveal the unique story behind Ferrari’s victories, its protagonists, and its legacy.
Limited to 1,947 signed and numbered copies, this handcrafted leather-bound and hand-stitched Collector’s Edition is unparalleled in scale and is enclosed in a Ferrariengine –inspired aluminium case designed by Marc as well as the Art Edition (No. 1–250) which is elevated by a sculpture evocative of the 12-cylinder engine in hand-bent, flared chromed steel, also designed by Marc.
Collector’s Edition (No. 251–1,947), each signed by Piero Ferrari.
“I knew immediately what I wanted to do because Ferrari is all about racing and the engines. One of the most iconic and significant engines of the period was the famed V12 250 engine, which I think represents a particular type of Italian savoir-faire - that became my immediate source of inspiration. I basically wanted to shoe-horn this book into a Ferrari engine”