Death of Narcissus Etching - Veins
This print references the mythological story of Narcissus and the mystery of reincarnation. Narcissus was a young man who was so in love with his image that he drowned in the very water that held his reflection. The death of the ego is a painful yet necessary process to understand ones purpose in life... and reveals the sensitive emotions that make up our own mortality. This print holds deep meaning about the journey of life, death, and letting go. What does this print bring up for you?
This etching was hand printed in Santa Fe, New Mexico using an 8 x 10 copper plate. This is a one of a kind print with layered collage elements, achieved by using the process of chine colle'. This print was printed on heavyweight white somerset paper, and is 1 in an open variable editon. It will arrive signed and numbered by the artist. This is the only one available. The image size is 8 x 10, with a 2 inch deckled border all around, ready to frame.