02-03-2012 02-04-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2581B Boston
February 3, 2012 12:00 PMCalender

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Pair of Ducks

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2581B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 03, 2012 12:00PM


Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Pair of Ducks, 1916, total edition of 277 (Paff, 102). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching on Shogun paper with partial watermark, plate size 4 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. (12.3 x 9.9 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Deckled edges to two sides, affixed to the page from the book along the right edge.

N.B. This plate was steel faced after two impressions, and printed as the frontispiece for volume one of Adam E. M. Paff and Arthur W. Heintzelman's Etchings and Drypoints by Frank W. Benson.

Estimate $400-600


Frank Weston Benson, Adam E. M. Paff, Arthur W. Heintzelman