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 soft-white paper.
Image size 13.5 x 19.5 cm.
Approximate paper size 28.0 x 32.0 cm.
Edition size 25 plus 10 artists proofs.
Each print individually hand made by myself, then numbered and signed.
Available with presentation mount £95.00.
Contour drawing of a model at a 'life' class.
Sketched directly onto a prepared copper plate with a soft crayon, then acid etched using traditional intaglio techniques.
Attracted to the composition of the sitting figure, as she poses for the assembled observers.
Unintentional background or 'foul-bite' adds a welcome texture.
Especially pleased with the the finished image.
Location: Figurative etchings and engravings