Mevagissey. 1925. Etching. Giardina 100. 9 7/8 x 14 1/8 (sheet 12 x 17 1/8). Early trial proof with the rain added in pencil, prior to those listed by Giardina and before the edition of 90. Mevagissey is a port in Cornwall, England. An extremely rich impression printed on cream laid paper. Signed and annotated 'trial proof' and 'imp' (imprimit) in pencil, indicating a proof printed Eby. $350.
Mevagissey (Cornish: Lannvorek) is a village, fishing port and civil parish in Cornwall, England. The village is situated approximately five miles . south of St Austell.The village nestles in a small valley and faces east to Mevagissey Bay. The inner and outer harbours are busy with a mixture of pleasure vessels and working fishing boats, the remains of a once major industry. However, tourism has supplanted fishing as the dominant industry in recent years.
Allinson Gallery Index.
American Fine Prints.
To order or to be placed on the email list, please contact Jane Allinson (email@example.com) or send a fax to (860) 429 2825.