Original mixed media cyanotype. Hand brush coated. 700mm x 1000mm. Handprinted on Archival, Museum Conservation Board.
This artwork was inspired by the pioneering female aviator, Amelia Earhart.
Amelia the Aviatress (On Board) was created by photographing a hand-cut collage of fashion portraiture and illustrations of birds. The digital negative was then contact printed onto paper that had been hand-brushed with chemicals, before drying in a dark room. Once exposed to light, the piece was washed to develop a cyan blue colour.
Dimensions - 700mm x 1000mm (Unframed)
Paper - Printed on Archival, Museum Conservation Board: 1650gsm / 100% Pure Cotton Fibre / Acid Free / Calcium Carbonate Buffered / PH Neutral / Chlorine Free / Smooth Conservation Board
Mount - It is not recommended you mount this piece.
Framing -This artwork is sold unframed. Should you wish to have your item framed by us pleaseget in touch. We have good relationships with expert framers - we can arrange for the perfect frame or simply offer free advice.
Amelia Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic
During an attempt to circumnavigate the globe in 1937, Earhart disappeared
Amelia was a pioneer and an advocate for women's rights during her lifetime