"Orvieto" 2023 Woodblock Print ed/30 -
Handprinted woodblock print on Japanese Ho-Sho paper
paper size 19.5cm x 21.5cm
Image Block size 15cm x 20cm
signed and editioned on lower edge
edition max /30
The image is based on the Duomo di Orvieto from the town of Orvieto in Italian region of Umbria. A well known 14th century cathedral, noted for its intricate mosaics, marble façade and frescos by Luca Signorelli.
The image is taken from the north west aspect of the building.
In this image I was particularly interested in the abstract qualities of the strong striped marbled exterior