09-11-2015 09-11-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2840B Boston
September 11, 2015 12:00PMCalender

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Jessie and Jake

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2840B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 11, 2015 12:00PM


Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)

Jessie and Jake, 1942, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists, New York (Fath, 55). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and within the matrix. Lithograph on paper, image size 13 3/8 x 10 in. (33.8 x 25.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Unobtrusive mat burn, several pinpoint fox marks, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

The print is taped to the overmat so the edges of the sheet are not visible. Scattered pinpoint fox marks on recto and verso. Possible subtle toning.

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Thomas Hart Benton, Jake, Jessie