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Sir Frank Short, R.A., P.R.E. 1857-1945.

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Moonrise on the Bure. 1922. Mezzotint. Hardie 126. 11 x 15 7/8 (sheet 18 3/8 x 23 1/2). A dramatic, tonal impression printed on warm chine affixed to a cream wove paper support sheet, as issued. Signed in pencil. 2,000.

Hardie writes, p. 41, "A landing-stage cuts across the lowe left corner of the plate; beyond ita wherry and a small yacht lie moored; a man in a punt by the bank to the right; windmills in the middle distance."

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The Bure runs through the Norfolk Broads to Great Yarmouth and the East coast of England.

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