FULL TITLE IS, Sculpture by Fontana in Rome, A STUDY FOR LA QUADRIGA dell ITALIA. This etching, which is a smaller study for a larger one, incorporates the techniques of intaglio, aquatint, and dry point. The image is from a photo of a sculpture atop the monument in Rome that celebrates the unification of Italy in 1861. There are three editions of ten prints each for this work, which was a study for another etching that celebrates Italys 150th year anniversary. This first edition is executed on Arches Cover Black printmaking paper with silver-metallic, oil base printing ink. The image size is 6 inches high, 15.24 cm, by 8 inches wide, 20.3 cm. The print is 11 inches high by 15 inches wide. The work was hand printed and published by the artist at The Center for Works on Paper in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Please note that this etching is shipped to the collector without a frame or mat. This keeps the price low and allows the collector personal choice in matt selection and framing. A sturdy cardboard box is employed for shipping the work. The etching is first wrapped in two layers of acid free glassine and then placed between two archival boards. This is next placed into the shipping carton and securely packed with bubble wrap. The Absolute Arts Dot Com price includes all handling costs, shipment supplies, and the coast of the shipment box. Mailing costs are added.