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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Soaring Fish Hawk

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Soaring Fish Hawk, 1923, published state of 150 (Paff, 225). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Drypoint on paper, plate size 5 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (14.8 x 20.0 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Margins over 1 3/4 inches with deckled left and lower edges, pencil annotations l.l.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
Estimate $500-700


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Frank Weston Benson, Benson, Drypoint, Media technology, Pencil, Television in the United States, Visual arts

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