Sirena Fee Jae

Medium: Etching, Chiné-Colle, Hand Coloring
Plate/Image Size: 13"x17"
Edition Size: AP
BAT Date: 4/2009
Paper: Somerset Velvet  18"x22"
Ink: Black
This is a single plate copper etching that includes the use of soft ground and aquatint. It was printed with chiné-colle and later, hand colored.
Artist's Comments:
This is a tongue-in-cheek study, in the style of Albertus Seba, of 4 different types of mermaids.
I. Sirena Fee Jae
II. Ningya
III. Sirenomelia
IV. Lophorgia Cerataphyta