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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Casting for Salmon

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$923$750

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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)

Casting for Salmon, 1929, published state, edition of 150 (Paff, 288). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper, plate size 7 3/4 x 9 7/8 in. (19.5 x 25.1 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Full margins with deckled left and lower edges, pencil annotations l.r., gentle rippling and unpressed handling creases.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
Estimate $700-900


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Frank Weston Benson, Automated theorem proving, Cognition, Heuristics, Media technology, Pencil, Rippling

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