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Encounter (1987)

Wood Engraving
Dale DeArmond
Artist's Edition: 100
Edition of Artist Proofs: 10
Edition of Presentation Proofs: 10

Paper type: All rag, neutral pH
Print size: 7 ½" x 9"
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 boy who sets out to find the light for his village which has been in darkness for many years. He is frightened by an encounter with a snowy owl but the owl gives him encouragement and directions.

Original price: $35.00