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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Three Images of Ducks and Geese: Canada Goose

Auction:
2906T
Lot:
1135
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Three Images of Ducks and Geese: Canada Goose, 1917, published state of 150 (Paff, 115); Black Ducks at Dusk, 1924, published edition (Paff, 239); and Flying Brant, 1925, published edition (Paff, 241). Each signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etchings and drypoints on paper, plate sizes to 4 15/16 x 6 7/8 in., unmatted, unframed. Condition: Minor soiling and tape residue to Brant.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.


Estimate $1,000-1,500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Branta, Canada goose, Frank Weston Benson, Geese

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