Alaska Wild Iris (1996)



Color Reduction-cut Wood Engraving (first state)

Wood Engraving (second state)

Dale DeArmond

Edition of 30 (first state)

Edition of A/P: 3


Edition of 10 (second state)


Paper type: Archival quality

Print size: 5" x 10 ½"

Image size: 3" x 8"


Hand pulled by the Artist at Sitka, Alaska on an Ettan etching press.  7/96. 


It is quiet in the meadow where the wild iris grow

The spring rain makes no sound, nor the fog.

Sometimes a browsing deer, silent as the rain and fog

Comes to the edge of the forest where it overlooks the meadow.