This detailed and intimate dreamlike etching, entitled OPAL NERA, translates as Black Opal. It is the second edition of the work entitled, GUARDIANS OF PARIS, an edition printed in 2013. The delay between editions relates to astrological readings from 2013. The studio techniques included aquatint, intaglio, and drypoint on one zinc plate, 4 inches high by 5 inches wide. The print size is 10 inches wide by 8 inches high 25.5 cm x 21 cm. Media included black oil based,French etching ink on STONEHENGE black printmaking paper. This image of gargoyles atop Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, France, was based on a photograph I shot in 1987. This work ships to the buyer without a frame or mat in order to keep the price as low as possible. THIS PRICE DOES INCLUDE: ALL HANDLING COSTS CARDBOARD SHIPMENT CARTON BUBBLE WRAP OTHER PACKING MATERIALS AND, A CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY.
Gargoyles, Notre Dame, Paris, Night, Silver Ink, Original Printmaking, Fetish Printmaking