‘Wonder-Whale-Fish’ - a character from the 19th century Russian fairytale ‘The little humpbacked horse’. During one of their adventures the main characters Ivan and his magic horse come across a giant Wonder-Whale-Fish, who, having swallowed 30 ships, is cursed by the gods to be stuck in the bay for 10 years and to have a town built on its back.
Original linocut, designed, cut, inked and handprinted with the back of the wooden spoon by myself, Masha Tiplady. Traditional silver ink and Caligo oil-based ink on blue Nepalese Lokta paper(very thin handmade paper with textured surface), approx. size 15”x 10 “. There is also another colour option: gold ink on thicker blue paper (Hahnemuhle Lana 160gsm) -please choose your option.
Small edition of 30 prints. Each print is numbered and signed in pencil by the artist.
Shipped with protecting backing to ensure the safe delivery.
£42.00 Regular Price
silver ink on Lokta blue paper
Gold ink on Hahnemuhle Blue paper