Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Soaring Fish Hawk



Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)

Soaring Fish Hawk, 1923, published state of 150 (Paff, 225). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Drypoint on paper, plate size 5 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. (14.8 x 20.0 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Rich burr, margins over 1 3/4 inches with deckled left and lower edges, pencil annotations l.l., several pale stains and/or fox marks to margins.

Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
Estimate $200-300

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