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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Six Small Bird Etchings:

Auction:
3042T
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3042T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 28, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Six Small Bird Etchings: Canada Goose, 1917, published state of 150 (Paff, 115), and Snowy Herons, 1917, published state of 150 (Paff, 118), both signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., on laid paper, plate size 5 x 4 in.; Sprigtail (Paff, 151), 1918; Heron Fishing (Paff, 164), 1919; Lone Pintail (Paff, 303), 1930, published edition; and Pair of Snipe (Paff, 323), 1931, published edition; all unmatted, unframed.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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