One for Sorrow


One for Sorrow is a nursery rhyme referring to the superstitions associated with seeing magpies. Saluting a single bird and repeating “Hello Mr Magpie, how’s your lady wife today” is supposed to remedy the bad luck of having seen it.

Set and printed by hand on Fabriano 200gsm.
Edition of 150. Size 640 x 900mm.


All prints are numbered and blind-embossed with a NNP stamp. Every print is inked by hand and so may vary in appearance from these images.