Canvasbacks

Frank Weston Benson, American, 1862 - 1951

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1926

Etching on laid paper

Plate: 5 13/16 × 11 3/4 in. (14.8 × 29.9 cm)

Sheet: 9 9/16 × 15 7/8 in. (24.3 × 40.3 cm)

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

PR.954.20.43

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in graphite, lower left margin, in graphite: Frank W. Benson; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: Canvasbacks; inscribed, in graphite, lower center; 1831AE; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 75

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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