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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Three Cranks 1 A.M.

Auction:
2269
Lot:
588
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2269
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 04, 2005 4:00PM

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Three Cranks 1 A.M.
Unsigned, inscribed along the lower edge.
Watercolor on paper (en grisaille), 8 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. (20.9 x 27.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Laid down.

Provenance: Gift from the artist to a friend, then inherited by the present owner.

N.B. According to family history, the central figure is a self portrait of the artist.
Estimate $10,000-20,000

Keywords

Frank Weston Benson, Fresco painting, Glass art, Grisaille, Watercolor painting

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