Setting Decoys

Frank Weston Benson, American, 1862 - 1951

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1923

Etching on paper

Plate: 7 7/8 × 10 15/16 in. (20 × 27.8 cm)

Sheet: 12 7/16 × 13 15/16 in. (31.6 × 35.4 cm)

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

PR.954.20.74

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: Setting Decoys. 50.00 [00 in superscript]

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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