THE MEZZOTINT EXPERIENCE by David N Bending
Approx. 1,710 words.
Published on March 1, 2012.
Old sailor buys a mezzotint print with the scene of the Mayflower sailing ship in Sutton Harbour in Plymouth, Devon only to discover the picture changes scene at certain moments of the day and night. Whilst walking on the harbour, old man is transported back in time momentarily to the year 1620 when the Mayflower set sail from Plymouth for the New World, becoming part of the scene.