Three French Hens

PRE-ORDER: I've only just started printing this edition, please allow 7-10 days for the prints to dry and pre-orders to be processed.

 

‘Three French hens ’ - third from a little series of illustrations of a well-known Christmas song "12 days of Christmas". 

An original linocut, designed by myself, carved on linoleum and handprinted with highly pigmented oil-based ink on a variety of premium printmaking papers. 

 

Limited varied edition. The following colour options are available (please see the photos for comparison and choose at the checkout):

1. Blue ink on Somerset Satin (heavyweight 100% cotton rag paper, manufactured at St Cumbert's Mill in the UK)
2. Red ink on Somerset Satin

3. Gold ink on Zerkall printmaking paper

 

Each print is signed and numbered in pencil by myself.

Image size  20x20cm, paper size appr. 28x28cm. Red and blue versions have handfinished  (torn) edges so can be framed with exposed edges.

 

Will be shipped flat wrapped in acid-free tissue, sandwiched between sturdy cardboards  to ensure a safe delivery. 
 
Sold unmounted. 

 

SPECIAL OFFER: if you purchase this linocut together with either of my other Christmassy linocuts “Partridge in a pear tree” or "Two turtle doves"  I will include a third surprise linocut for free 🙂. 

Three French Hens

£45.00Price
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