Down Below

Leonora Carrington


Surrealist Editions, Chicago, 1983. First edition, thus. Softcover, 56pp., 5 x 8.5 inches 

Near Fine. Beautifully illustrated cream and blue wraps with minimal signs of wear.  A crisp copy, scarce in any condition.

First published by American Surrealist journal VVV in 1944, Down Below recounts Carrington's adventures in Spain, as told to Jeanne Megnen. This edition includes the original map by the author as well as new collages and illustrations by artist Debra Taub.