School of Art
Prints / PR788
La Chasse [The Chase]
Woodcut in black on heavy cream wove paper
209 x 640 mm.
Funding support: Gulbenkian Foundation
Number 27 of an edition of 220
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A shoot / hunt; foreground, on the left, a hound / dog, a tree trunk, a butterfly / moth, bushes and a crouching man loading a shotgun, on the right, two tree trunks, a rabbit, two birds, a dragonfly and palm leaves; middleground, a ploughed field; background, poplars, distant hills and a village with a church spire and houses with smoking chimneys; sky, nine birds flying in formation and semi-circular clouds?. Bold woodcut. Thin black border defined by a white line. Text on block, 'LA CHASSE'