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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Eider Drake

Auction:
2560B
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$533$450

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

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Eider Drake, 1918, published state, edition of 31 (Paff, 136). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., numbered "11" in pencil l.r., identified on a label from the Gage Gallery, Cleveland, affixed to the backing. Drypoint on paper, plate size 6 x 7 1/8 in. (15.2 x 18.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Unobtrusive toning and mat burn, subtle cockling/handling creases, two pinpoint-size indentations into the image near the lower edge, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $300-500

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Frank Weston Benson, Cleveland, Gage Gallery, Drypoint, Printmaking

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