Artwork is presented against dark backgrounds to show deckle edge of the papers.
I have included picture details below each image.
Original etching with aquatint by Carl March.
One plate, one coloured ink and watercolour tinting.
Printed and painted on Somerset cream paper.
Image size 15.5 x 13.5 cm.
Approximate paper size 28.0 x 25.0 cm.
Edition size 100 plus 10 artists proofs.
Each print individually hand made by myself, then numbered and signed.
Available with presentation mount £99.00.
Sensitive study of a girl sleeping.
Sketched directly onto a copper plate with a brush and sugar-lift solution. Then acid etched using traditional intaglio techniques.
Flowing lines contrast well against the paler background.
Very similar to companion etching called 'Solitary Dreams'.
Both images have the same gentle and peaceful qualities.
Location: Figurative etchings and engravings.