Subject: Antique print, titled: ”Morbide.” – Drypoint etching with memento mori theme. An insect (ichneumon) extends a leg towards a skull on the ground, with a plant growing through a crack in it”s skull.
Condition: Very good, given age. Remains of attachment to carrier to the rear. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Drypoint etching on wove (vellin) paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 22.8 x 18 cm. The image size is ca. 13.4 x 10 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 9 x 7.1 inch. The image size is ca. 5.3 x 3.9 inch.
Description: Titled, signed and dated in pencil below the plate, with the annotation that this print was printed in an edition of 10 copies.
Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Evert van Hemert’ after own design. Evert van Hemert (Haarlem, 1952 – ) is an autodidact Dutch artist, mainly active in sculpture and painting.