Flight by Moonlight (1988)



Wood Engraving

Dale DeArmond

Edition of 100

Edition of A/P: 10

Edition of P/P: 10


Paper type: Archival quality

Image size: 5" x 6"


Hand pulled by the artist from the original end-grain maple block on an Ettan etching press at Juneau, Alaska, November, 1988. 


Illustration for an Aleut folktale from Kodiak Island. The daughter of a great chief ran away from home with a wicked man who beat and starved her. The girl was rescued by a little old woman who took her to the sky country. The girl married the old woman's son who was a star. The girl and the star man had a star baby and they all lived happily ever after.





Original price: $35.00