The Elegant Fowl – A Printmakers’ Parliament of Owls by Alan Marshall, published by Mascot Media is a 192 page collection of owl themed artworks from 96 UK printmakers. It features linocuts, collagraphs, woodcuts, monoprints, screenprints, etchings and wood engravings and there are around 260 images in total.
In the introduction Alan looks at folklore and the natural history of owls, their appearance in art through the ages and their appeal to modern printmakers. The contributing artists provide some anecdotes and insights into the world of owls.
The book is a hardback measuring 227mm x 227mm.