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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Wild Geese Resting

Auction:
2876T
Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2876T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 19, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Wild Geese Resting, 1915, published state, edition of 35 (Paff, 56). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., numbered "20/35" in pencil l.r., initialed within the plate. Drypoint on laid paper with partial watermark, plate size 5 15/16 x 7 7/8 in. (14.9 x 19.8 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Full margins of 1 1/2 inches or more with deckled edges, pencil annotations and fingerprints to lower margin, brown paper tape hinges to upper corners on recto.
Estimate $400-600


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Frank Weston Benson, Drypoint, Edition, Pencil, Printmaking

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