The Sorrowful Princess #16/100
Artist: Dale DeArmond
Title: "The sorrowful princess"
Series #: 16/100
Medium: Wood engraving
Paper: Archival quality paper. 7 ½ inches x 9 inches
Block size: 4 inches x 5 inches
Record of printing:
10 artist's proofs
10 pr. proofs
100 artist's edition
Hand pulled by the artist on an Ettan etching press at Juneau, Alaska, October, 1988.
Comment: An Aleut story about a young girl, daughter of a great chief, who runs away with a man who beats and starves her. An old woman rescues her and takes her to the sky world where she marries a star and lives happily ever after. A kind of Eskimo/Aleut version of Beauty and the Beast.