14" x 25"
200 prints and 50 artist proofs
Part of the Long Island Rivers Collection,
depicting an opening day encounter on the Connetquot River, rich in
angling lore, with an exceptional rainbow trout at the well known "Beat Nine."
For those that have fished the beat, the question is, "Will the rainbow make the
spillway and gain its freedom or will the skill of the fly fisherman be rewarded
with a much honored and valued prize?" This is a drama repeated not only on the
Connetquot River but also on all rivers where big rainbow trout can be found.
And this image is one that all who appreciate fine angling art will want for