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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Two Canoes

Auction:
3010B
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3010B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 19, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Two Canoes, 1927, from the published state of 150 (Paff, 266). Signed "FrankW.Benson" in pencil l.l., identified "...from George Agassiz..." on a label from The Guild of Boston Artists affixed to the backing. Etching on paper, plate size 5 7/8 x 7 3/4 in. (19.5 x 14.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Minute accretion or soiling to torso of right-most figure, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $500-700


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George Agassiz, Benson, Boston School, Frank Weston Benson, Series, State-space representation, Television

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