A Book Of Automatic Drawing Is A Large, Folio Sized Book Of Sketches By The Renowned English Artist And Occultist Austin Osman Spare 1886 1956 The Original Work Was Executed By The Artist In April And May Of 1925 During A Particularly Turbulent Period Of His Life In Which He Abandoned Commercial Artistic Styles And Instead Immersed Himself In The Creation Of Several Series Of His Darkly Visionary Automatic Drawings Spare Finished The Work In 1925, But His Attempts To Publish It Himself Failed, And It Remained Unpublished Until It Was Printed By The Catalpa Press London In 1973 The Book Is A Magnificently Crafted Reproduction Of Spare S Original Manuscript Sketchbook And Comprises A Decorative Title, Contents, And End Pages, Plus Twelve Full Page Plates And An Introduction By Ian Law The Sheets Of This Catalpa Press Edition Were Beautifully Produced By An Art Printer In Two Issues A Trade Edition Printed On White Laid Paper And An Edition Deluxe On Hand Made Paper Each Copy Of The Edition Deluxe Was To Be Posthumously Signed By Spare By Way Of Tipped In Signed Cheque That Had Been Recovered From His Home After His Death.
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