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

Auction:
3293B
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$338$275

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

Description:

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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