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The museum is closed at 5pm, but the outside grounds will be filled with lots of outdoor Noel Night activities until 9pm. 

Broadbills, 1919

  • Frank Weston Benson, American, 1862-1951

Drypoint printed in black ink on laid japan paper

  • Plate: 9 7/8 × 7 3/4 inches (25.1 × 19.7 cm) Sheet: 15 1/2 × 12 3/4 inches (39.4 × 32.4 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

19.157

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

Signed and dated, in plate, lower left: F.W.B. 19 Signed, in pencil, lower left: Frank W Benson

Inscribed, in pencil, lower right: 14 (or) 74

1919-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bulletin of the DIA 1, 8 (1920): p. 129 (ill.).

Frank Weston Benson, Broadbills, 1919, drypoint printed in black ink on laid japan paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 19.157.