Janet Turner, 'Guinea Fowl'

Janet Turner, 'Guinea Fowl'

Janet Turner (1914-1988)
'Guinea Fowl'
1952
Colour linocut
Museum no. Circ.222-1959

Linocutting is a relief printing method which developed in the twentieth century from woodcutting. Janet Turner has printed this image by superimposing five different linoleum blocks to build up detail and texture in the colours and lines.

This print can be found in Prints and Drawings Study Room box EDUC 9A.