First printing of a collection of eight dreams from 1956 to 1966 by the renowned painter, pioneer of West Coast Assemblage and companion of poet Robert Duncan. The work includes a frontispiece pen and ink drawing by the artist.
Letterpress printed in Ehrhardt type on Basingwerk parchment; 120 copies bound in Fiji Unryu paper and cloth over boards
“Critical Dreams is very much an artist’s book … outstanding presswork …lovely binding … near perfection.”
— Fine Print