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West Wind (1988)

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

Paper type: Archival quality
Print size: 7 ½" x 9"
Image size: 5" x 6"

Hand pulled by the artist on an Ettan etching press at Juneau, Alaska – June 1988.

Editor's note: this title was illustrated in the book The Boy Who Found the Light. Part of a set of five prints from Dale's "wind" series. The others:

East Wind
North Wind
South Wind
Southeast Wind

Illustration for an Eskimo folktale about the origin of the winds. "The west wind brought a heavy rainstorm and sleet and spray from the ocean in the sky world and two great walrus."

Original price: $35.00