MUSINGS AT DUSK

MUSINGS AT DUSK

Original Zinc Leaf Cyanotype

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Original, mixed media zinc leaf cyanotype. 
Hand-brush coated. 
Hand finished with deckled edges and blue / green zinc leaf.
Handprinted on handmade recycled 100% cotton rag paper. 
 

DESCRIPTION

This artwork was inspired by Janus, the ancient Roman God of new beginnings. Looking to the past and the future with two faces, it is a representation of reflection, transition, growth and time. A depiction of both public and private faces and in what means we choose to reveal them.
 

TECHNIQUE

Musings At Dusk was created by photographing a hand-cut collage of female portraiture and the surface textures of chemigrams. The digital negative was then contact printed onto handmade paper brush coated with chemicals, before drying in a dark room. Once exposed to light, the piece was washed to develop a cyan blue colour, pressed dry and then hand finished with blue / green zinc leaf.
  

SPEC

Dimensions - 210mm x 297mm (unframed) 

Paper - Handprinted on handmade recycled 100% cotton rag paper: 320gsm / 100% Cotton Rag / Recycled / Acid Free / PH Neutral / Rough

Mount - It is recommended to keep this piece float mounted when framing.

Framing - This artwork is sold unframed or framing is available taking approximately 2-4 weeks.

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