09-09-2011 09-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2560B Boston
September 9, 2011 12:00 PMCalender
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Frank Short (British, 1857-1945) Hobb's Hawth

$207$175
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2560B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 09, 2011 12:00PM

Description:

Frank Short (British, 1857-1945)

Hobb's Hawth, 1923. Signed "FrankShort" in pencil l.r., monogrammed, titled, and dated within the plate. Etching with drypoint on paper, plate size 9 7/8 x 13 7/8 in. (25.0 x 35.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Not examined out of frame.
Estimate $150-200

Out of the frame the sheet is a laid paper with "O.W.P. & A.C.L." watermarks and measures 15 x 20 3/4 inches with deckled edges. There are minor nicks and creases to the edges of the sheet. There in unobtrusive staining to the verso.