02-07-2014 02-08-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2703B Boston
February 7, 2014 12:00 PMCalender
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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Soaring Fish Hawk

$1,230$1,000
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2703B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 07, 2014 12:00PM

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Soaring Fish Hawk, 1923, published state of 150 (Paff, 225). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Drypoint on paper, plate size 5 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (14.8 x 20.0 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Margins over 1 3/4 inches with three deckled edges, pencil annotations l.l.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
Estimate $700-900

Sheet measures 9 3/4 x 12 3/8 in.; no additional condition to report.


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