The monotype is believed to have originated in 1635 with
the Italian painter Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione. Chestee
produces these unique prints in the same way he did:
painting directly onto a smooth plate, then transferring the
wet image onto paper.
Preparing the monotype plateChestee preparing the monotype plate
Rose Hill Studio
New Iberia, Louisiana
Secret Meadow12" x 18"
Tunica Hills Dusty Road30" x 20"