Flame of Zoroaster
Lino cut, ink, permanent marker and Indian ink on paper
77 x 114cm and 38 x 56cm


This series of monoprints muses on the origins of the Paisley Pattern in Persia (modern day Iran), home of Zoroastrianism, where the religious signifiance of the cypress tree may have influenced the shape of the boteh.

Photographs: Jonathan Bassett