Pisces – Feb. 20-March 20 (1989)
Wood Engraving w/blind embossing
Edition of 100
Paper type: white wove
Image size: 7" x 7" (includes embossed area)
Hand pulled by the artist on an end-grain maple block and hand out embossing plate on an Ettan etching press at Juneau, Alaska, August, 1989.
Pisces, the twin fish shown here as two north Pacific salmon. Typhon of the hundred heads and father of the dangerous winds so terrified Cupid and Venus that they leaped into the river and became two fish. Later, Minerva placed them in the heavens.
Original price: $45.00