'Lilli Marlene' was created during the lockdown in Spain and is one of a series of portraits under the umbrella title ‘All Dolled Up with Nowhere to go’. Here the legendary Marlene Dietrich is company for the lockdown artist. All the portraits reflect aspects of this isolated period.
This 7 colour silkscreen is printed on Somerset satin, a heavyweight 300 gram handmade paper from St Cuthbert's Mill in Somerset. The print is created by printing each colour separately, gradually building up the image.
Silkscreen print in an edition of 50
Image size 40 x 30 cm
Paper size 50 x 40 cm