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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Yellowlegs in Sunlight

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Yellowlegs in Sunlight, 1928, published state, edition of 150 (Paff, 285). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., initialed and dated within the plate. Drypoint on laid paper with "ENGLAND" watermark, plate size 9 7/8 x 7 3/4 in. (25.0 x 19.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Full margins with deckled edges to two sides, pencil annotations l.l., extremely subtle soiling marks to margins.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
Estimate $400-600


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Frank Weston Benson, Drypoint, Media technology, Pencil, Printmaking, Visual arts, United Kingdom

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