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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Dark Pool

Auction:
2906T
Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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Auction:
Discovery - 2906T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 31, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Dark Pool, 1920, published state of 150 (Paff, 189). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., initialed and dated within the plate. Drypoint on paper, plate size 8 x 11 7/8 in., unmatted, unframed. Condition: Margins 1 inch or more with deckled edges, pencil annotations l.r., subtle soiling to margins.

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


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Frank Weston Benson, Drypoint, Pencil, Printmaking

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