Large woodcut device of printer Franz Behem
Large woodcut device of printer Franz Behem (a pelican in her piety with motto: Sic his qui diligunt [i.e. Thus to those who love]), signed with the HS monogram of an unidentified blockcutter active in Mainz in the first half of the 16th century. Cf. G.K. Nagler, Die Monogrammisten (Munich: G. Franz, 1863), 3. Bd., no. 1458. Established heading: Behem, Franz, ‡d ca. 1500-1582 Penn Libraries call number: GC5 H6757 545c All images from this book
Digital Print of Original Black Ink Drawing. 12" x 18" on 100lb Cardstock. Titled "The Pelican"
This is a digital print of my original black ink pen drawing. The areas that in a traditional image would be shaded or black have here been filled in with finely detailed and intricate designs and shapes. This print is approximately 12" x 18" and is printed on 100lb. matte cardstock and it won't run or bleed. Looks stunning by itself or paired with "The Long-tailed Bird". I will ship in a stiff, cardboard envelope with additional cardboard insert to prevent bending. The print is also…