Holbein’s Dance of Death

As part of an exploratory exercise into replicating techniques of Medieval woodcut, I recreated a print from Hans Holbein’s Dance of Death series. The series was designed in 1526 and cut by Hans Lützelburger, who was considered one of the finest blockcutters of his time.

Linocut – 2016 – 11.5cm x 15.5cm