Arctic Terrors (1987)

Wood Engraving w/blind embossing
Dale DeArmond
Edition of 100
Edition of A/P: 10
Edition of P/P: 10

Paper type: All rag, neutral pH
Image size: 5" x 6"

Hand pulled by the artist on an Ettan etching press at Juneau, Alaska, September, 1987.

Illustration for an Eskimo folktale about a young girl who was a skilled hunter and could see magic. While out hunting with her father they met a terrible black thing and she was captured by a wicked shaman who enslaved her. She escaped with the help of a spirit child who gave her a magic bucket which held the strength of the sea and a magic copper knife which could destroy evil.

Original price: $45.00