Original, small circular cyanotype on porcelain. Hand-brush coated. Handprinted on hand shaped bisque fired porcelain disk.
This artwork was inspired by the Greek story of Philomela's transformation into a nightingale. A tale of growth, feminine strength, reflection and empowerment.
Transformation Of Philomela (Study On Porcelain) was created by photographing a hand-cut collage of female portraiture, hand illustrations of birds and chemigrams. The digital negative was then contact printed onto a hand shaped, bisque fired porcelain disk brush coated with cyanotype chemicals and left to dry in a dark room. Once exposed to light, the piece was washed and soaked for a 3-4 weeks to develop a pale cyan blue print before drying.
Substrate - Handprinted onto 3mm thick bisque fired, hand shaped paper porcelain disk, linen pressed texture.
Mount - It is recommended to keep this piece float mounted when framing.
Framing -This artwork is sold unframed.
Should you wish to have your item framed differently by us pleaseget in touch or chose the framing option to receive your piece float mounted in a bespoke, handmade small circular frame. The frame is a deep box frame, museum grade, UV protected, anti reflective glass fronted and with a smooth finish.
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