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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Portrait of Augustus Hemenway

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2962T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 28, 2016 12:00PM


Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Portrait of Augustus Hemenway, 1919, (Paff, 157). Signed "FrankWBenson" in pencil beneath the image l.l., numbered and titled "157 ..." in pencil in the corner of sheet l.l., inscribed "1st" in the margin l.c. Etching on laid paper, plate size 8 7/8 x 6 7/8 in., unmatted, unframed. Condition: Toning, soiling to the margins, creasing to the corners, sheet with deckled edges.
Estimate $500-700

Sheet size 15 3/4 x 12 1/8 in.

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Frank Weston Benson