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

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A Yorkshire Dell or The Heronís Pool. (after J.M.W. Turner, R.A., 1775-1851.) 1905. Soft-ground etching and mezzotint. Hardie 85. mezzotint over etching on India paper printed on chine-collé mounted on sturdy wove paper. 10 7/8 x 15 (sheet 14 x 18 1/4). A rich, velvety impression. Signed in pencil. $1,000.

Strange writes, "From the water-colour by J. M. W. Turner, R.A., in the collection of the late J. E. Taylor, Esq. 1905.

> Mr. A J. Finberg has identified a very slight chalk sketch of this subject in a sketch-book of subjects in Scotland; so the title might be "A Scottish Dell." A few proofs of the etching exist. Srule10.gif - 377 Bytes

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