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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Snowy Herons

$738$600
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2818T Location: Boston Date / Time: May 26, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Snowy Herons, 1917, published state of 150 (Paff, 118). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching on Japan paper, plate size 5 x 4 in. (12.5 x 10.1 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Margins 2 3/4 inches or more with deckled edges, pencil annotations to lower margin, loss to l.r. corner of margin, old hinges to upper corners on verso.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
Estimate $500-700


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