The Sea Otter Robe (1989)



Wood Engraving

Dale DeArmond

Edition of 100

Edition of A/P: 10

Edition of P/P: 10


Paper type: Archival quality

Image size: 3" x 5"


Hand pulled by the artist from the original end grain maple block on an Ettan etching press at Juneau, Alaska, January, 1989.


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 and taken to the sky country as a wife for her son who was a star. The girl and the star man had a star baby and all lived happily every after.




Original price: $35.00