||Tom Kristensen (photo) (1962-present)
||"M is for Marilyn" #20/30
||Kristensen's Australian studio (photo)
Limited Edition #21/30, pencil-signed by artist.
(self-carved/self-printed by artist)
||5 3/8 x 6 7/8
(plus WIDE margins)
||Very Fine. Deeply pigmented.
Printed on thick Japanese kozo washi paper, using
Japanese pigments, gum, and rice-paste.
||Although not a "Made in Japan" woodblock-- Kristensen is self-trained in Japanese carving/printing
techniques, and all of Tom's prints are made using only Japanese papers, pigments, and tools.
Here are a few photos Tom sent to us taken inside his studio.
Kristensen is clearly a very talented and creative artist/printmaker.
||Marilyn Monroe meets Aribia--at McDondald's.
The (usually golden) arches of McDonald's known the worldround.
A VERY "Limited Edition" totalling ONLY 30 prints.
With Kristensen's new series of "American Presidents" prints, Kristensen has vaulted himself
into popularity and discovered immediate success--reporting his first design of Barack Obama has
quickly become "sold out."
||Available NOW As EG-009D #21/30
(EG-009C #20/30 Sold/DJ
EG-009B #25/30 Sold/JM
EG-009A #18/30 Sold/TB)
(Edition nearly sold out)
Also available as 3-print set $550
(Ed numbers may vary)