An original linocut, carved on linoleum, individually inked with highly-pigmented ink in warm black and handprinted on lush heavyweight paper (white or off-white 100% cotton rag Somerset, made in the UK). Inspired by the beautiful butterfly Nymphalis antiopa, known as the mourning cloak in North America and the Camberwell beauty in Britain, and also featuring anemones from our garden. The 2 blocks that make this linocut are also available as separate prints here and here
A small limited varied edition of 30.
There are 3 colour options:
1. black ink on heavyweight off-white paper with handfinished edges (100% cotton rag Somerset, made in the UK)
2. black ink on heavyweight white paper with handfinished edges (100% cotton rag Somerset, made in the UK)
3. Handprinted on white Somerset and embellished with watercolour and gold pigment.
Paper size appr 35x25cm, handfinished edges.
Numbered and signed by the artist (me!)
Because the image is inked and printed by hand there may be slight variations in tone and colour but that's the nature and beauty of a handmade print.
Will be shipped flat, carefully wrapped in acid-free tissue with a backboard and packaged in a protective envelop to ensure safe delivery.
Sold unframed and unmounted.
Please note that the standard shipping option is non-trackable (to keep the price low) - if you wish to upgrade to a tracked service please message me for a quote (due to the recent (as of July) increase of Royal Mail prices I'm no longer able to cover the difference myself)