Continuing the theme of lucky animals being depicted in linoprint (see Koi carp print). The elephant is known across the world as a symbol of strength, power, stability and wisdom.
Elephant statues are popular worldwide. It is common superstition that an elephant carving or picture should always face the door if you want to bring good luck into the house. An elephant carving or picture also protects the home when facing the entrance making sure only good fortune passes through.
Aristotle, the ancient Greek philosopher claimed that the elephant surpassed all other animals in wisdom. Elephants are capable of showing great compassion and expressing grief.
Lino Print using Waterbased Ink