Christmas Greetings from Washington

Another Ron Edge clipping, or more accurately one of the Christmas cards from his collection. This one, ca. 1900, features a photograph-painting of Mt. Rainier, that appears to be hand-colored, although faded too. The setting is typical of painting of the mountain that were set as if seen from the Seattle neighborhoods of Madronna, Leschi and Mt. Baker. Seward Park has be set adrift in order to make an inviting chanel for boats and the eye.

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