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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Two Proof Impressions of Over Currituck Marshes

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2839T Location: Boston Date / Time: September 02, 2015 10:00AM


Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Two Proof Impressions of Over Currituck Marshes, trial proofs A-1 and C-4 (Paff, 259). Both signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. and with pencil annotations l.l. Drypoints on paper, plate sizes 7 x 11 7/8 in., unmatted, unframed. Condition: Full margins with most edges deckled, minor soiling, ink and fingerprints to margins; sold with three reference books related to the artist.

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

Sheets measure 10 3/8 x 14 1/2 in. and 10 1/2 x 14 3/8 in. No additional issues to report.

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Frank Weston Benson, Grammar, Logical connectives, Negation, Semantics