Winter Journey (1993)

Wood Engraving
Dale DeArmond
Edition of 25
Edition of A/P: 2

Paper type: Archival quality
Print size: 7 ½" x 8 ½"
Image size: 5" x 6"

Hand pulled by the artist from the original endgrain maple blocks on an Ettan etching press at Sitka, Alaska, April, 1993.

Editor's note: this image is illustrated in the book Tales From the Dena: Indian Stories from the Tanana, Koyukuk & Yukon Rivers.

In the late fall Athabascan Hunters went hunting for the winter meat. They cached the meat in trees where it would be safe from prowling predators. When the snow was deep on the ground the whole family would go out and bring home the frozen meat by sled.

Original price: $60.00