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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3072B Boston
January 26, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Yellowlegs at Dusk

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3072B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 26, 2018 10:00AM


Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Yellowlegs at Dusk, 1928, published state of 150 (Paff, 279). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper, plate size 7 7/8 x 11 3/4 in. (19.8 x 29.7 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Margins over 1 3/4 inches with deckled edges to two sides, pencil annotations to lower margin, minor handling creases, loss at corner of margin u.l., old hinge to corner u.r.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
Estimate $250-350

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Frank Weston Benson