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Benson Bond Moore (American, 1882-1974) Five Ornithological Subjects: Ring-necked Pheasant

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$152$125

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Benson Bond Moore (American, 1882-1974)

Five Ornithological Subjects: Ring-necked Pheasant, edition of 40, Wood Ducks, edition of 40, Prince of Wales Pheasant, edition of 40, Red Jungle Fowl, edition of 50, and Yellow-breasted Chat, edition of 30. Each signed "Benson B Moore" in pencil l.l., numbered in pencil l.r., and titled in pencil within the lower margin. Etchings with aquatint and hand-coloring on paper, plate sizes approximately 9 x 6 3/4 in. (22.7 x 17.0 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Margins approximately 1 inch, creases, nicks, and/or minor losses to some corners.
Estimate $250-300

Keywords

Benson Bond Moore, Prince of Wales Pheasant, Phasianidae, Pheasant

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