Orion over the Thames at Ranelagh. 1914. Mezzotint. Hardie 124. 11 x 16. A rich, atmospheric impression printed on white wove paper with wide margins. This is one of Short's finest original mezzotints. Signed in pencil. $2,500.
Hardie writes, page 41: "A bend of the river, with massive trees on the right; a star-lit sky with the constellation Orion to the right; Putney Bridge and Church, with lights on the bridge and river bank reflecting in the still water."
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