The Old Print Shop

My Beautiful Beasts. [Portfolio.]

  • ARTIST: Ilse Schreiber Noll

  • MEDIUM: Woodcuts,

    DATE: 2011.

  • EDITION SIZE: Edition 5. Paper size 14 7/8 x 11 1/8" (37.8 x 28.2 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Portfolio of ten woodcuts signed and dated in pencil, numbered 1/5. One text page, signed in pencil. Folio, loose as issued in brown clam shell box made by the artist, additional woodcut printed on fabric on the cover of the box. <BR><BR> The prints depict different animals and birds some of which are mythical. The text begins; "They came from the sand and the rivers, the air, and the sea, and I followed them through the tall grass, through bushes and brackish waters. I slept with them in caves and trees and spoke to them in different languages. I killed and ate with them. . . ." <br><br>

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: Inscribed "2/5." No clamshell box

  • CONDITION: Very good condition.