5.50" x 8.00"
7.50" x 10.00"
Wanted for Spreading Lyme Disease Art Print
by Richard Reeve
Wanted for Spreading Lyme Disease by Richard Reeve - 5.5" x 8"
Archival Matte Paper
Rolled in a Tube
Wanted for Spreading Lyme Disease art print by Richard Reeve. Our art prints are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All art prints include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
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Wanted for Spreading Lyme Disease - Richard Reeve
The deer tick (Ixodes scapularis) is a widely found parasite of many mammals in addition to the deer. Sometimes it delivers a payload of Borrelia burgdorferi, a spirochete parasite that causes Lyme Disease.
As a resident of Pennsylvania, with the highest number of cases recorded of Lyme Disease in the US per year, I have been victim to this twice now, so was inspired (if that is the correct word) to create this series of graphic images related this little beastie, centered around the bulls eye rash that sometimes accompanies the infected tick bite...
About Richard Reeve
I am a visual story teller based in southern Pennsylvania, USA. My imagery is inspired from everyday objects and situations and is sometimes exhibited and sold at the Bradford Avenue Galleries (Allinson Gallery and Huston Gallery) at Chester County Art Association, in addition to this online store. My work has also been exhibited at Panorama XXL, Rouen, France and the Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati, USA. I have over 1,800 images available in a variety of sizes, mediums and products. I hope you will find something that inspires you, amuses you, makes you think, smile, frown, or perhaps just scratch your head. Go on, dive in... and for those of you who do so, I offer a big thank you for looking through my window on the...
And we have so many deer, I get very paranoid once the frost ends. And you've had it twice??? Wow. Excellent warning Richard! l/f!
Richard Reeve replied:
Yes, twice diagnosed so far. Only once with the classic bullseye rash though. We have dozens of deer near us and we are picking ticks off the dogs, cats, and us regularly. This year seems particularly bad though ;-(