Winter Sport

Sir William Russell Flint

P.R.A., P.R.W.S., R.S.W., R.O.I., R.E.

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russell flint france  winter sport skiing print mounted
'Winter Sport'
Date of Publication 1927.
Signed,Limited Edition print of 310.
Image size 13.5" x 18"
Published by J.W.Stacey
"Once I painted a big watercolour of five girls ski-ing on the practice slopes of Flims in the Engadine. One girl posed for all five.
Long years after, when my one-time model had become a distinguished physician's wife, her lawyer-brother saw the picture in the house.
He peered closely at it, placed a forefinger over one of the figures, turned to his sister and said rather accusingly, 'That's you'.
'Yes', she replied, 'that's me. They're all me'.
'Don't be a fool', said the big lawyer-brother, how could they be?'

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a beautiful experience for those who enjoy the countryside and the many towns and villages of great character.

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