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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2877B Boston
January 22, 2016 12:00PMCalender
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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Two Canoes

$738$600
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2877B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 22, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Two Canoes, 1927, published state, edition of 150 (Paff, 266). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper, plate size 5 15/16 x 7 7/8 in. (15.0 x 19.8 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Deckled edges to two sides, pencil annotations to lower margin, fine unpressed crease parallel to lower edge about 1/4 inch from the edge of the sheet, old hinges/residue at upper corners recto.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
Estimate $800-1,200


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