09-26-2019 09-27-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3293B Boston
September 26, 2019 06:00 PMCalender

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) On Swift Wings

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3293B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 26, 2019 6:00PM


Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

On Swift Wings, 1927, proof B-1 (Paff, 264). Signed, titled, and numbered "FrankWBenson..." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper with "ENGLAND" watermark, plate size 11 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (29.8 x 24.8 cm), unmatted and unframed.
Condition: Deckled edges to all sides, artist's ink fingerprints to l.l. corner, creasing to u.r. edge in margin, extremely subtle handling creases.

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

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Frank Weston Benson, United Kingdom