02-07-2014 02-08-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2703B Boston
February 7, 2014 12:00 PMCalender

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Winter Wildfowling

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


Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Winter Wildfowling, 1927, published state of 150 (Paff, 265). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching on paper, plate size 11 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. (30.2 x 24.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Margins 1/2 inch or more, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Sheet measures 15 x 12 3/8 in.; gently lightstruck; hinged at top; deckled edges on two sides.

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Frank Weston Benson