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Guy Allen

Waning Crescent Moon

Etching on black 300gsm Somerset paper
Year completed: 2020
Plate: 29cm diameter
Paper size: 51cm x 51cm
Signed by the artist
Edition of 75
Certificate of Authenticity

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During the Waning Crescent Moon phase, the illuminated part of the Moon decreases from the lit up semicircle at Third Quarter until it disappears from view entirely at New Moon.

The Moon has had an importance in human culture since the dawn of history and likely before.  Often revered as a feminine deity and counterpoint to a masculine Sun god, its monthly cycle as it passes through its phases has given life a discernible rhythm throughout time.

Moon Series
Guy Allen’s Moon Series of etchings was conceived and produced during the isolation of lockdown.  Printed on to black paper with white ink, this new direction stretched his imagination and technique but produced a luminous series.
Waning Quarter Moon
Waning Crescent Moon – The Old Moon

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