Sublime Orfebreria
(Sublime Jewelry) Series
Rimer Cardillo
Mariposa de la quinta de Francia, Asuncíon (Butterfly from the Villa Francia, Asunción), 1978-79
Cast and engraved polyester resin plate embossing, and cutout zinc plate etching, aquatint and engraving on paper (printed simultaneously using cutout and stacked felts), artist proof, sheet 29 7/8 x 22 1/8 inches (75.9 x 56.2 centimeters), polyester resin plate (cast in a multiple leaf shape) 18 1/2 x 13 1/4 inches (21.6 x 33.7 centimeters), cutout zinc plate (in a tondo shape) 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches (11.4 x 11.4 centimeters)