25cm x 25cm digital reproduction of Palimpsest 4
Palimpsest 1 is the first print pulled from the copper plate and it is possible to see the erasure of the image throughout the other versions.
The Palimpsest prints are intaglio prints using the techniques of aquatint and drypoint. All prints are taken from the one copper plate using resin and acid resist (aquatint) and using metal engraving tools (dry point).
palɪm(p)sɛst noun: ‘something reused or altered but still bearing visible traces of its earlier form’
Please note that actual colours may vary. This is due to the fact that every computer monitor has a different capability to display colours and that everyone sees these colours differently. We try to edit our photos to show the samples as life-like as possible, but please understand the actual colour may vary slightly from your monitor. We cannot guarantee that the colour you see accurately portrays the true colour of the artwork.