Yellowlegs in Sunlight, 1928, trial proof C-8 (Paff, 285). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., initialed and dated within the plate, inscribed "C-8" in pencil l.l. Drypoint on laid paper, plate size 9 7/8 x 7 3/4 in. (25.0 x 19.5 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition: Full margins with deckled edges to three sides, pencil annotations l.r.
Provenance: Descended within the family of the artist.
N.B. The inscription implies that this is a trial proof, but Paff mentions only trial proofs A and B. The changes between the B proofs and the published state which Paff describes are present here. Estimate $700-900
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