Spider Woman (1990)

Wood Engraving
Dale DeArmond
Edition of 50
Edition of A/P: 5

Paper type: Archival quality
Image size: 3" x 7"

Hand pulled by the artist from the original endgrain maple block on an Ettan etching press at Juneau, Alaska, June, 1990.

An Athabascan folktale from the Yukon River country. A story about a girl who chased a butterfly into the sky where she was captured by Spider Woman for a wife for her youngest son. But the girl missed her family so much that Spider Woman spun a long thread and lowered the girl back to earth.

Original price: $35.00