A copperplate etching representing the Venice skyline. And in particular, this is the view of Venice as you can see it from the Northern Lagoon, on the way to Murano.
Copperplate etching on copper matrix. The techniques used are:
– Aquaforte etching, to get the lines of the drawing
– Aquatint, to get the nuances and give a sense of depth.
Printed with copperplate black ink on rosaspina ivory paper.
Paper size: 9.8 x 7 inches
Image size: 3.5 x 2.3 inches #etching #venice #italy #landscape #aquatint #print #printmaking #crafts