The Beaten Path is the largest Dylan info dump of new material in years. There are over two hundred paintings and drawings, as well as the titles of these works, to consider. Dylan’s foreword merits an examination. Even the bio of Dylan in the catalog reveals mysteries when looked at closely.
This detailed investigation of Bob Dylan’s new Beaten Path series of artwork looks an Dylan’s influences, finds the sources for many of the works, and looks at the way Dylan describes the artwork. It’s a brilliant piece of detective work.