“Illuminated prints” are made from a print of an illuminated manuscript, with the gold elements hand-painted back into the work to imitate the brilliance of an original.
In this scene, Mary and Joseph have taken shelter within the overcrowded city of Bethlehem. This image was originally commissioned by Whitworth University for the 2018 Christmas card.
Title: The Nativity
Original medium: Gouache, ink on cellulose parchment
Edition: 12 digital prints, hand-painted gold and signed
Each print is carefully packaged and securely shipped.