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Three Geese, 1918

  • Frank Weston Benson, American, 1862-1951

Drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Plate: 8 × 14 3/4 inches (20.3 × 37.5 cm) Sheet: 11 1/2 × 16 3/4 inches (29.2 × 42.5 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase



Prints, Drawings & Photographs

Signed, in pencil, lower left: FrankWBenson

Inscribed, in pencil, below signature, lower left margin: E 2 Inscribed, center left of lowermargin: [illegible]th State. | Three Geese

(Kennedy and Co., New York, New York, USA)

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

Bulletin of the DIA 1, no. 8 (1920): 132.

Frank Weston Benson, Three Geese, 1918, drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 19.155.