Sublime Orfebreria
(Sublime Jewelry) Series
Rimer Cardillo
Mariposa de Makanda (Butterfly from Makanda), 1978-79
Cast and engraved polyester resin plate embossing, and cutout zinc plate etching, aquatint, engraving and viscosity printing on paper (printed simultaneously using cutout and stacked felts), artist proof, sheet 30 7/8 x 21 1/8 inches (78.4 x 53.7 centimeters), polyester resin plate (cast in a multiple leaf shape) 25 x 16 inches (63.5 x 40.6 centimeters), zinc plate (cutout in a geometric shape) 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches (14.6 x 14.6 centimeters)