Handprinted on handmade ivory recycled cotton rag paper.
This artwork was inspired by Greek mythology, the story of Philomela's transformation into a nightingale, the strength of feminine power, and the planet Venus. It is a celebration of the human body.
Study Of Philomela (Circular) was created by photographing a hand-cut collage of portraiture and illustrations of birds combined with the surface textures from a polaroid emulsion photogram.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 and pressed dry.
Dimensions - 300mm x 300mm Circular (diameter)
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 float mount this piece when framing.
Framing -This artwork is sold unframed. Should you wish to have your item circular 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.