Frank Benson
American (1862-1951)
The Seiner, 1915
Etching
6×10 IN.

Beall 240; Paff 68; Ordeman 68, only state, 7 in an edition of 50 (one of 48 signed and numbered impresssions). Signed in pencil lower left: 'Frank W. Benson'; illegible inscription lower left; numbered in pencil lower right: ' 7/50'. Partial 'Arches' watermark in lower left of sheet. A fine impression in fine condition aside from light overall toning and repaired tear in left margin, with very wide margins (sheet: 12 1/2 xs 16'). Plate destroyed.
Exhibited: Milwaukee Art Society, Nov. 1915; Post Season Exhibition, Panama Pacific Exposition, 1916; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, March 1916; Cincinnati Museum, Summer 1916.

$ 5,500