This is literally book art [Amazing Photo of the Day]

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Sometimes I wish I was this creative. Then I realize I’d also (likely) have to be poor. No offense, my not-so-fellow artists.

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  • I once had a copy of the Gettysburg Address, with certain words darkened to that from a distance it showed Lincoln’s face. The patience needed to find and place these books is more impressive IMO, but I really like the talent involved to do something like that. Either one for that matter.

  • JMJ

    It actually is a book’s cover art. The image seems to have jpeg-like artifacts, so I went looking and found this: http://www.tusquetseditores.com/titulos/andanzas-la-invencion-y-la-trama-obras-escogidas. I can’t find a full-sized image.

  • Seamus McSeamus

    That’s very cool. I would attempt to do such a thing myself, but I’m pretty sure all my books would end up thrown across the room in frustration.