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September 21, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Bound Home

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3140BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 21, 2018 10:00AM


Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Bound Home, 1918, from the published state, edition of 150 (Paff, 134). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., identified on a label from the J.J. Gillespie Company, Pittsburgh, affixed to the backing. Etching on paper, plate size 9 x 11 in. (22.7 x 27.8 cm),framed.
Condition: Unobtrusive toning, gentle rippling, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $800-1,200

Sheet measures approximately 13 1/4 x 15 in. Sheet is taped at the edges but doesn't appear to be laid down. Subtly light-struck. Foxing in margins especially at u.r. Framed with glass. No additional issues to report.

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Frank Weston Benson, Pittsburgh