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A Book Of Satyrs by Austin Osman Spare
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Brad rated it liked it Jul 08, Emmorxes rated it really liked it Dec 10, Derek Fenner rated it it was amazing Jun 10, His artistic work is characterized by skilled draughtsmanship exhibiting a complete mastery of the use of the line, and often employs monstrous or fantastic magical and sexual imagery. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Michael rated it spage was amazing Aug 07, Ssatyrs method of achieving austib desire was by first expressing it magically by means of sigil, a self-made object, usually a drawing and then frenziedly concentrating on it, narrowing his beam of attention until it was the only thing he perceived.
Refresh and try again. Others are as phantasmal and flesh-creeping as anything out of Gustav Meyrink, pools and eddies of misty spirit-substance out of which faces peer, starved, bloated, mean-eyed or horribly misshapen.
Laurel rated it really liked it Apr 29, Daniel rated it it was amazing Jun 21, Nicholas Heller rated it it was amazing Jun 05, Want to Read saving…. In the past, those who believed magic worked tried to achieve a desire by concentrating on whatever it was, aligning it with a colour, texture, date, deity and other correspondences that would be co-ordinated in a ritual.
This process was too simplistic and routinely ritualistic for Spare. James rated it liked it Nov 05, Lists with This Book.
About Sprae Osman Spare. His artistic work is characterized by skilled draughtsmanship exhibiting a complete mastery of the use of the line, and often employs monstrous or fantastic ma Austin Osman Spare was an English artist who developed idiosyncratic magical techniques including automatic writing, automatic drawing and sigilization based on his theories of the relationship between the conscious and unconscious self.
The founding of the Golden Dawn and other mystical organisations marked a Late Victorian and Early Edwardian revival of interest in occultism, offering techniques for using tarot cards, the cabala and contacting or drawing down angels, entities and archetypes.
Pragmatically speaking, it served Spare well.
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Carroll and other writers such as Ray Osmxn are seen as key figures in the emergence of some of Spare’s ideas and techniques as a part of a magical movement loosely referred to as Chaos magic. During this period, probably the most effective occult artist practising in Britain was Austin Osman Spare.
One is aware of an ausfin vitality energising a line that is informed by a quality not easy to define. Darko rated it really liked it Dec 26, Etienne Antikatastaseis rated it it was amazing Jul 12, If you immerse yourself as powerfully as Spare did, the great without will inevitably warp to the shape of your perception.
In ‘The Dark Monarch’ Tate St Ives,The Qliphoth, for exampleportrays a kaleidoscopic fog of faces, shells and remnants of dead souls, but the colours are wild, inspiring, fresh as pebbles on the beach, like brilliant incarnations rather than burnt-out cases. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Sparw account. Ross Byrne rated it really liked it May 31, His early work The Book of Satyrs invoked comparison with Aubrey Beardsley with whose sister Spare had osmah enjoyed an intimate relationship.
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