Original circular mixed media gold leaf cyanotype. Hand-brush coated. Hand finished with 24ct gold leaf. Handprinted on handmade ivory recycled cotton rag paper.
This work was inspired by females of every species.
Playing The Game (Destiny Of The Female Gyne) was created by photographing a hand-cut collage of female portraiture and the surface textures of chemigrams, vintage Players tin and hand drawn illustrations of female ants. The digital negative was then contact printed onto handmade, hand shaped paper that had been 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 24ct gold leaf.
Dimensions - 188mm x 375mm (unframed)
Paper - Handprinted on handmade ivory recycled cotton rag paper: 320gsm / 100% Cotton Rag / Recycled / Acid Free / PH Neutral / Medium Rough
Mount - It is recommended to keep this piece float mounted when framing.
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