This striking image comes from a set of eight woodcuts. The image is on handmade paper, with full margins. Numbered out of the limited edition of 35 in pencil. Born in Naples, Italy, Francesco Clemente is a contemporary artist. A painter and printmaker who studied architecture, he works across various media to create his evocative, moving images. In his long career, Clemente has collaborated with Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol, and illustrated writings by Allen Ginsberg and Salman Rushdie. He divides his time between New York and Varanasi, in India.