The Gardens Series
The End Of May
The foreground of this garden fantasy was based on
sketches of the jumble of "cottage" plants at the front
of our house. The more ordered background is partly
fantasy - gardens are never quite that ordered are they?
My son's hand reaches in with a pair of scissors. Is this
pruning or mischief? Here is an enlarged detail:
The story of this engraving from original sketch to finished print
is shown as a series of photographs on this page.
Image size: 138 x 60 mm
Engraved and printed by the artist in an edition of 100
copies on Zerkall paper using a Vandercook proof press.
This image is © Andy English 1998 and must not be
reproduced without written permission from the artist.
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