Michael Atkin      Printmaker

etcher - block printer - wood engraver

An Alphabet of Scarborough

A limited edition book, 26 copies which represent the 26 letters of the Alphabet. An A to Z book of Scarborough, views that have caught my eye for one reason or another.

As well as the hand bound book which will contain all 26 images + frontispeace & notes, there will be an aditional edition of 26 copies of each image which can be individually framed.



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Italian Gardens

Etching and Aquatint

210 x 290 mm

26 copies

Hahnemuhle etching 140Lbs Not


The Italian Gardens are on high up in the South Bay, designed in 1914  by the young Town Clerk. Mr. Smith

Murcury stands in the pond which is rapidly becoming overgrown with lilies and other pond life. It is reputed that the engineer had one of his workers pose on the pedestal whilstg he toured the lily pond, making sure it was sited properly.

Price unframed £185.00

The image is printed in an edition of 26 of which 25 are for sale

Unframed image