On Swift Wings

Frank Weston Benson, American, 1862 - 1951

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1927

Etching on laid paper

Plate: 15 7/8 × 13 9/16 in. (40.4 × 34.4 cm)

Sheet: 11 3/4 × 9 11/16 in. (29.9 × 24.6 cm)

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

PR.954.20.66

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in graphite, lower left margin: Frank W. Benson; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: On Swift Wings; inscribed, in graphite, lower center: 1829AE; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 75; Watermark, lower left: ENGLAND

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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