The Records of a Weather-Exposed Skeleton is one of five travel diaries written around 1684 by Matsuo Basho, Japan’s most famous writer. It was originally accompanied by twenty-one images that he painted. The collection has a strictly limited edition of 30 prints per artwork, printed on Awagami Bamboo Paper and designed by Spiros Baras.
Mansfield Park is a novel written by Jane Austen, first published in 1814. The novel tells the story of Fanny Price starting when her overburdened family sends her at age 10 to live in the household of her wealthy aunt and uncle, through to her marriage. The story is illustrated for The Pattern Tales by designer Chiara Aliotta.
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell is the iconic work of English poet, William Blake. Twenty-seven printed sheets from etched plates replete with original prose, poetry and illustrations, coloured by the man himself and his wife, Catherine.
The nine parts of the book inspired Spiros Baras to create nine new artworks for the Pattern Tales. These artworks are partially created on the computer incorporating his original watercolour paintings.
Chiara Aliotta got inspired by one of the best examples of the literary nonsense genre, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll.
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by the English poet, S. T. Coleridge illustrated by Spiros Baras.
The Special Edition Prints are original limited-edition prints created for special occasions. As per all our prints, the Special Edition artworks use the pattern or the concept of repetition as the only key visual element, but unlike our prints, they are available in only 5 copies, printed on archival Awagami Bamboo paper 250gsm and wrapped in an elegant packaging.
Original limited-edition print inspired by Jane Austen's Mansfield Park.The artwork is digitally printed as one of 30 prints. "Watching in the hall, in the lobby, on the stairs, for the first sound of the carriage which was to bring her a brother." Mansfield Park, Jane Austen
Original limited-edition print inspired by Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.The artwork is digitally printed as one of 10 prints. "O shrieve me, shrieve me, holy man!' The Hermit crossed his brow. 'Say quick,' quoth he, 'I bid thee say— What manner of man art thou?" The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, S. T. Coleridge
Original limited-edition print inspired by Coleridge's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.The artwork is digitally printed as one of 10 prints. "Oh! dream of joy! is this indeed The light-house top I see? Is this the hill? is this the kirk? Is this mine own countree?" The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, S. T. Coleridge