05-17-2013 05-17-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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May 17, 2013 12:00PMCalender

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Aaron

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2655B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 17, 2013 12:00PM


Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)

Aaron, 1941, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists, New York (Fath, 42). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and within the matrix, identified on a label from AAA affixed to the backing. Lithograph on paper, image size 12 7/8 x 9 1/2 in. (32.6 x 24.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Subtle toning, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $800-1,200

Out of frame, print has mat burn and very light stains to tip of subject's nose, subject's forehead, and top of subject's head; old brown tape affixed to edges of sheet on verso. Sheet size 14 5/8 x 11 3/8 in. (37.3 x 28.8 cm).

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Thomas Hart Benton