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Snake - original hand painted linoprint inspired by poetry

Snake - original hand painted linoprint inspired by poetry
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Snake - inspired by a poem of the same name by D.H. Lawrence. It depicts the majesty of the snake raising its head to reveal a crown outlined in the smoke of Mount Etna. It is a hand painted original linocut, printed on a hand press. It is multi-coloured, with a vivid blue sky, orange and purple landscape and blue and gold reptile.

It is signed and titled in pencil by the artist.

The print is supplied in a textured cream mount.

It is a variable edition; every hand painted print is unique.
Mount size: to fit a frame measuring 8 by 8 inches.
Printed on Fabriano paper using oil and water based inks.
Colour fixed using a waterbased craft spray.
The colour may vary slightly from the image.

Proseprints retain all reproduction rights and copyrights.
Sale of this print does not transfer the copyright.

Posted in protective packaging.
We use the Royal Mail and post prints using 1st class, signed for.
We use air mail for shipping abroad.


This painting is inspred by a poem named Snake by DH Lawrence’s (1885 - 1930). This well loved poem reveals telling observations of humankind’s contradictory and ultimately destructive and ‘petty’ relationship with the natural world.
25% of the cost of this print is being donated to Libraries Unlimited to purchase children's poetry books. Libraries Unlimited are an independent charity, established in April 2016, which runs libraries across Devon and Torbay. They believe in the unlimited potential of library services to make a positive difference to people’s lives and communities through a shared love of reading and access to high quality information and facilities. For further information on the charity, please visit

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