Canto XIV/1: Falling Flames

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Canto XIV/1: Falling Flames 

Silkscreen page proof approved by the artist and signed / initialled by him, taken from the original Talford Press edition of 185, printed on 100% rag, acid-free Inveresk (Somerset) paper

 

page size 39.5 x 31 cm

 

1979 – 1983

 

A dance of frantic hands drives off the falling flames raining down on the damned, these examples being adapted from various posed hands in La Mode Illustrée, the nineteenth century equivalent of Vogue.