THOMAS HART BENTON | FARM DANCE
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Property from the Collection of Senator William Benton, Sold by the Estate of Helen Boley

THOMAS HART BENTON | FARM DANCE

Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 USD

Property from the Collection of Senator William Benton, Sold by the Estate of Helen Boley

THOMAS HART BENTON | FARM DANCE

Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from the Collection of Senator William Benton, Sold by the Estate of Helen Boley

THOMAS HART BENTON

1889 - 1975

FARM DANCE


signed Benton (lower right)

ink, pencil and charcoal on paper laid down on board

13 ¾ by 16 ¾ inches

(34.9 by 42.5 cm)


We thank Dr. Henry Adams and Andrew Thompson for their help researching this lot.

Condition Report

See report from Tony Alvarez 


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Cataloguing

Provenance

Senator William Benton, New York and Southport, Connecticut, by 1970

Helen Boley, Madison, Wisconsin, 1973 (his daughter, by descent)

Exhibited

Osaka, Japan, World Exposition; Hartford, Connecticut, Wadsworth Atheneum, The Benton Collection: 20th Century American Painting, March 1970-January 1971, no. 2, p. 17 (as Study from Nature #2)

American Art
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