Artwork Description

Banksia Cone. An iconic Australian plant - this particular species is Banksia menziesii. It's natural range is in WA, from the Perth region and north to the Murchison River, where it grows on sandy soils.

There is a graduation in tone in this work that has been created through multiple applications of aquatint and sugarlift.

Paper: 45 (w) x 57 (h) cm
Plate: 30 (w) x 40 (h) cm

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Etching with aquatint - Charbonnel Ink on BFK 280gsm paper. BFK is mould produced in France and made of 100% cotton. The impression was hand-pulled, and this is the first edition made from the aluminium plate.

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