Canoe Man

Frank Weston Benson, American, 1862 - 1951

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1919

Etching on paper

Edition of 150

Plate: 7 7/8 × 5 7/8 in. (20 × 15 cm)

Sheet: 13 7/8 × 11 7/16 in. (35.2 × 29 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Hersey Egginton in memory of her son, Everett Egginton, Class of 1921

PR.954.20.42

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed, in graphite, lower left margin: Frank W. Benson; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: hard biting in water [indistinct]; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower left: C21491 / wx- Watermark, center: [four leaves formed into a circle]

Provenance

Collected by Hersey Egginton (1875-1951); bequeathed to his wife, Mary E. (Benner) Egginton (1875-1962), Garden City, New York; given to present collection, in 1954, in memory of her son, Everett De Witt Egginton (1900-1925), Class of 1921.

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