Description

    Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)
    Miners Going to Work -- Addison, 1928
    Pencil, ink, and sepia wash on paper
    14 x 17 inches (35.6 x 43.2 cm) (sheet)
    Signed and titled lower right: Benton / Miners Going to Work -- Addison
    Inscribed verso: Addison

    PROVENANCE:
    T.H. Benton Testamentary Estate;
    Kiechel Fine Art, Lincoln, Nebraska;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2008.

    LITERATURE:
    H. Adams, Thomas Hart Benton: Drawings from Life, New York, 1990, p. 113, no. 96, illustrated.




    Condition Report*:

    Sheet is hinged at top corners to mount verso; left hinged is broken; light overall paper discoloration and a few minor handling creases; three tiny notches to edge of sheet at upper right; matted to 20 x 24 inches.  Not framed.

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    November, 2017
    3rd Friday
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