Chickadee

Frank Weston Benson, American, 1862 - 1951

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1919

Etching on paper

Plate: 12 3/4 × 9 7/16 in. (32.4 × 23.9 cm)

Sheet: 5 7/8 × 3 7/8 in. (14.9 × 9.8 cm)

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

PR.954.20.44

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in graphite, lower right margin: Frank W. Benson; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: 296 Chickadee 40-; Watermarke, lower right: HATMAN [cut off]

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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