Winter Journey (1993)  



Wood Engraving

Dale DeArmond

Edition of 25

Edition of A/P: 2


Paper type: Archival quality

Image size: 5" x 6"


Hand pulled by the artist from the original endgrain maple blocks on an Ettan etching press at Sitka, Alaska, April, 1993.


In the late fall Athabascan Hunters went hunting for the winter meat. They cached the meat in trees where it would be safe from prowling predators. When the snow was deep on the ground the whole family would go out and bring home the frozen meat by sled.