Michael Atkin Printmaker
etcher - block printer - wood engraver
The gatehouse tryst
Wood engraving boxwood
104 x 138 mm
75 + 7 artist;'s proofs
Heritage woodfree 120Lbs
One of my home made wood engraving blocks, hence the shaped top which is the edge of the log I bought from the Woodlark.
The images started with the entrance and the steps leading down to the house on the right. The shadows on the wall being a man and woman about to embrace/kiss. The notice board on the wall has the opening hours and admission charges printed upon it.
An appointment to meet at a certain time and place especially one made somewhat secretly by lovers