Ackroyd, Norman (b. 1938), 'Sula Sgeir'', Etching, 2011

'Sula Sgeir'', Etching, 2011


Titled, numbered, signed and dated by the artist in pencil. From the edition of 90. Printed on 280gsm Somerset rag paper by Neil Woodall in Yorkshire. Plate 3 from the portfolio 'Beyond Cape Wrath' published in 2011.

"Sula Sgeir (gannet rock) has no tillable land or spring. The enormous gannet colony continues to be harvested each August by men from Ness in Lewis as it has been for at least 500 years".

Plate Size 19 x 29 cm
Paper Size 26 x 37.5 cm

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