• Image of Fenómeno Astronómico Capitalino

Flying over the Castillo de Chapultepec and a Mexico City skyline complete with the volcanoes, Popocatépetl and Itzaccihuatl is a skeleton wrapped in the fiery shroud of a comet while it is observed from the Old Observatory by a smaller skeleton with telescope. This print was commissioned by typographer Oscar Yanez for his typeface Calavera which was produced by his type foundry, Cocijo Type.

Single color linocut printed on Rives BFK Paper. Limited edition of 50.
Paper Size: 151x14 inches
Image Size: 8.5x11 inches
Image Created 2011