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Nursery Decor, Motherhood, Babycarrying, Linoprint and Collage, Unique

Nursery Decor, Motherhood, Babycarrying, Linoprint and Collage, Unique
£50.00
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Description

"Fabric of Motherhood" is a unique collage in a body of work concentrating on baby carrying and the presence of fabrics in a mother's life. The print is named and signed on the back and underneath it on the mat.

I made an experimental print of a women carrying her infant in a sling. This one here is printed from a piece of cardboard. (If you had a look around you saw a drypoint from the same sketch, but this is a different print.)

I then cut out the print and collaged it onto a separately printed background. This background has more to it than apparent and gives something to discover on a second sight: Underlying a fabric pattern, printed with a handcut lino block, is a shading of a house indicating a city silhouette and a clouded sky that was printed in a puzzle print technique, with 4 pieces.

The image has the size of 29.5cm x 20.5cm and is mounted onto mountboard (it is signed on the back and on the mountboard). The completed assembly fits into a A3 (14x11 inches) frame.

It is sold without the frame, but mounted to the mountboard. If you need it mounted to a different size, let me know.

For international shipping options, please contact me.

Inspiration

Fabrics seem to be ubiquitous in a mother's life: all that laundry, the different textures of muslin sheets, rompers, bibs, washcloths and sheets. And of cause gorgeous shawls and blankets of all kinds.
This is a dedication to a mother's life and a great gift for the mother of a child that's dear to you, whether it is your grandchild or your wife.

Shipping & delivery

This item will be posted to you by Büchertiger Supplies within 3 days of receiving payment.

Shipping destination Cost Additional items
United Kingdom £0.00 £0.00

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You have 14 days, from receipt, to notify the seller if you wish to cancel your order or exchange an item.

Unless faulty, the following types of items are non-refundable: items that are personalised, bespoke or made-to-order to your specific requirements; items which deteriorate quickly (e.g. food), personal items sold with a hygiene seal (cosmetics, underwear) in instances where the seal is broken.

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