4 December 2008,
Price realised USD 18,750
USD 20,000 - USD 30,000
Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)
Prairie Landscape with Corral and Horse
signed 'Benton' (lower right)--inscribed 'To Jack Morley from Tom' (lower center)
pencil, ink and wash on paper
6¼ x 12½ in. (15.9 x 31.8 cm.), image size; 9¼ x 15¼ in. (23.5 x 38.7 cm.), sheet size.
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Mr. Jack Morley, gift from the above.
By descent to the present owner.
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