Artwork is presented against dark backgrounds to show deckle edge of the papers.
I have included picture details below each image.
Original soft-ground etching by Carl March.
One plate, one coloured ink with watercolour tinting.
Printed and painted on Somerset white paper.
Image size 9.5 x 8.0 cm.
Approximate paper size 23.0 x 20.0 cm.
Edition size 50 plus 10 artist proofs.
Each print individually hand made by myself, then numbered and signed.
Available with presentation mount £85.00.
Contour drawing of a girl holding a rose.
Sketched directly onto a prepared copper plate with a crayon, then acid etched using traditional intaglio techniques.
Made many preliminary drawings before starting the plate making process.
Especially pleased with the finished work showing the loose and continuous lines of the crayon.
Classical looking face was unintentional but very welcome.
Location: Figurative etchings and engravings.