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Sir Muirhead Bone. 1876-1953.

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Rainy Night in Rome. 1913. Drypoint. Dodgson 299.vi/x. 12 x 9 (sheet 16 x 11 1/4). Edition 16 in this state (total 125 proofs in 10 states). A rich impression with burr and tonal wiping. Printed on simili-Japan paper with wide margins. Signed, dated, and titled annotated '6th' in pencil; annotated 'M' and numbered '9' in pencil, verso. $2,500.

Rainy Night in Rome. 1913. Drypoint. Dodgson 299.x. 12 x 9 (sheet 16 x 11 1/4). Edition 125 in 10 states. A rich impression with burr and tonal wiping. Printed on simili-Japan paper with wide margins. Signed, dated, titled and annotated '8' on the front; annotated 'M' and numbered '96' in pencil, verso. in penci verso. $2,500.

This is one of Bone's most dramatic images. The night shadows in the heavy rain are illuminated by the lights ad the intersecion of the via Schiavoria and the via di Ripetta. The buildings along the Riber are on the left, and the Church of San Rocco is on the right.

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