Libation (1988)

Wood Engraving

Dale DeArmond

Edition of 100

Edition of A/P: 10

Edition of P/P: 10

Paper type: Archival quality

Print size: 7 ½" x 9"

Image size: 4" x 5"

Hand pulled by the artist on an Ettan etching press at Juneau, Alaska, September, 1988.

Illustration for a Yukon River folktale about the last of the thunderbirds who killed the young hunter's wife. He brought his wife's remains to the river's shore and built a fire and made a libation of food and water to please her shade.

Original price: $35.00