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This is a wintry, snowy scene showing trees and hills. The picture is a colour print made by Julian Opie in 2003. It began as a Christmas card but the artist also wanted to show the northern hemisphere’s cold emptiness. Prints are made by inking a picture that has been cut out of wood, paper, metal – or even a potato. The wet ink (or paint) is then pressed down on paper to stamp the picture on it.

The trees here are evergreen pines, which grow in the northern parts of the world.

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