Floral Vanity

Floral Vanity


This skull seems to have recently escaped from one of the many Mexican “Day of the Dead” festivities. It surely portrays Michaël Cailloux’s research and work around the theme of death. A joyful death, where sadness has no place. A death that can sometimes be more lively than life itself, to which this smiling skull is a testament. The artist always goes back and forth between classic and modern, thus revisiting in his own fanciful way the vanities of previous centuries.

Aquatint etching
Size 28 x 39 cm
Numbered and limited to 6 copies
Natural white Arche paper

4 in stock

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mouche-blanc 30 About the artist

Michaël Cailloux has been passionate about drawing since childhood. Sketching and doodling are second nature to this exceptional artist who graduated from the renown École Duperré School of Design in Paris in 1998. His dissertation was dedicated entirely to the 18th century fly… Further information


Etchings by Michael Cailloux are executed according to conventional art techniques: the copper plate is sculpted with a fret saw then worked with an etching needle; ferric chloride is used for the bite while an aquatint process produces the tonal effects… All works exhibit an embossed interplay and sober colors. Impressions in series limited to a maximum of 4 copies… Further information

mouche--intero 30 Questions ?

You can contact us from Monday to Friday, 10am to 7am : +33 (0) 9 82 32 24 87 
or email us at the following address : contact@michaelcailloux.com

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