Thomas Hart Benton prints for sale

American, 1889-1975

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A Drink of Water -  BENTON

A Drink of Water
Lithograph, 1937, Fath 15, edition 250. 10 x 14 1/4 in. Signed on the stone and signed in pencil. This is a fine impression with full margins. The condition is excellent. This early work was based on a drawing done in the Ozarks. A painting of this subject also exists.
$3,800

Arkansas Evening (Nebraska Evening) -  BENTON

Arkansas Evening (Nebraska Evening)
Lithograph, 1941, Fath 45, edition 250. 10 x 13 in. Signed on the stone and signed in pencil, lower right. This is a fine impression in fine condition. The margins are full. The original AAA label accompanies this impression and it lists the title as "Arkansas Evening." A similar painting called "Nebraska Evening" was made in 1940.
SOLD

Cradling Wheat -  BENTON

Cradling Wheat
Lithograph, 1939, Fath 27, edition 250. 9 5/8 x 12 in. Signed on the stone, lower left. Signed in pencil, lower right. This is a fine impression with full margins. The original paper hinges are at the top corners and there's a small break in the lower left margin, well away from the image. This exceptional print relates to a painting now in St. Louis. The image was based on a visit to eastern Tennessee in 1928.
SOLD

Edge of Town -  BENTON

Edge of Town
Lithograph, 1938, Fath 22, edition 250. 9 x 10 3/4 in. Signed on the stone and signed in pencil lower right. A fine impression in fine condition with full margins.
SOLD

Haystack -  BENTON

Haystack
Lithograph, 1938, Fath 21, edition 250. 10 1/4 x 12 3/4 in. Signed in pencil, lower right. This fine impression is in fine condition. The margins appear to be full. An outstanding work.
SOLD

Island Hay -  BENTON

Island Hay
Lithograph, 1945, Fath 68, edition 250. 10 x 12 5/8 in. Signed on the stone, lower left. Signed in pencil, lower right. This is a fine impression with wide and possibly full margins. The condition is excellent. The scene depicted is on Martha's Vineyard, MA, and this engaging print relates to a painting as well as a drawing, the latter produced during the 1920s.
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Lonesome Road -  BENTON

Lonesome Road
Lithograph, 1938, Fath 18, edition 250. 9 3/8 x 12 1/2 in. Signed on the stone and signed in pencil, lower right. Here we have a fine impression with full margins. The condition is also fine. This print was based on a painting done in 1927. In addition, there's a related drawing which Benton drew from a train window while he was traveling in Nebraska.
$3,800

New England Farm -  BENTON

New England Farm
Lithograph, 1951, Fath 172, edition 300. 9 x 13 3/4 in. Signed in pencil. A fine impression in very good condition. Full margins. Remains of old tape stains at corners of sheet, verso, and along the bottom edge, verso. The scene depicted here by Benton is on Martha's Vineyard, MA.
SOLD

Night Firing -  BENTON

Night Firing
Lithograph, 1943, Fath 57, edition 250. 8 5/8 x 13 1/8 in. Signed on the stone, lower left corner. Signed in pencil, lower right. This is a fine impression with wide margins. The condition is fine other than for extremely faint toning from an early mat opening. Related to a drawing and painting, this dramatic night scene depicts a North Carolina subject. The shed is where tobacco is dried.
$3,800

Old Man Reading -  BENTON

Old Man Reading
Lithograph, 1941 , Fath 44, edition 250. 10 x 12 1/8 in. Signed on the stone and signed in pencil. This is a fine impression with full margins. The condition is excellent.
$4,000

Prayer Meeting -  BENTON

Prayer Meeting
Lithograph, 1949, Fath 73; edition 300. 9 x 12 3/8 in. Signed on the stone and signed in pencil. This is a fine impression with full margins. The condition is excellent. This print was a study for a painting called "Wednesday Evening". The painting is in Springfield, Missouri at the Museum of Fine Arts. This is an uncommon print.
SOLD

Shallow Creek -  BENTON

Shallow Creek
Lithograph, 1939, Fath 32, edition 250. 14 1/8 x 9 3/8 in. Signed on the stone and signed in pencil, lower right. This is a fine impression with substantial margins. The condition is fine. The subject is an Ozark creek and a painting and at least one drawing exist of this charming subject.
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Shallow Creek -  BENTON

Shallow Creek
Lithograph, 1939, Fath 32, edition 250. 14 1/8 x 9 3/8 in. Signed on the stone, lower right. Signed in pencil. This is a fine impression with full margins. The condition is excellent. The small, original hinges are at the top corners and we have the AAA label which came with the print as issued.
$4,000

The Boy -  BENTON

The Boy
Lithograph, 1948, Fath 72, edition 250. 9 3/8 x 13 3/4 in. Signed on the stone, lower right. Signed in pencil. This is a fine impression in fine condition. The margins are wide. This endearing print depicts an Ozark boy on his way to school or to find work. A painting exists of the same subject.
$5,000

The Corral -  BENTON

The Corral
Lithograph, 1948, Fath 71, edition 250. 9 5/8 x 13 7/8 in. Signed on the stone, lower right. Signed in pencil. This is a fine impression in fine condition. The margins are wide. The scene depicted was in western Nebraska. A painting of this subject done in tempera on paper exists.
$4,000

The Farmer's Daughter -  BENTON

The Farmer's Daughter
Lithograph, 1944, Fath 62, edition 250. 9 3/4 x 13 1/4 in. Signed in pencil, lower right. Here we have a fine impression in fine, untouched condition. The margins are full. (The original AAA hinges still remain at the top corners.) This lovely work depicts a scene in northwest Missouri. A drawing dates from 1940 and a painting also preceded the lithograph.
$4,500

The Meeting -  BENTON

The Meeting
Lithograph, 1941, Fath 47, edition 250. 11 1/2 x 8 7/8 in. Signed on the stone and signed in pencil. This is a fine impression in very good condition. The margins are full. (There is minor adhesive residue at top edge of sheet, barely discernible.) The print is based on a 1928 drawing. The scene is a meetinghouse in West Virginia.
SOLD

The Woodpile -  BENTON

The Woodpile
Lithograph, 1939, Fath 31, edition 250. 8 3/4 x 10 7/8 in. Signed on the stone and signed in pencil, lower right. This is a fine impression in very good condition. The margins have been trimmed to about 1" on all sides. This appealing work relates to a painting and the scene depicted is somewhere in Missouri. This is the only winter scene depicted among Benton's many lithographs.
SOLD

Threshing -  BENTON

Threshing
Lithograph, 1941, Fath 48, edition 250. 9 3/8 x 13 3/4 in. Signed in pencil, lower right. This is a fine impression in fine condition. The margins are excellent with a deckle edge showing on the top and bottom and they are 1 1/2 inches on the sides. This important print relates to several preparatory drawings and the painting is now located in the Swope Art Museum in Indiana. Other Benton lithographs are currently available and we invite your inquiry.
SOLD

West Texas -  BENTON

West Texas
Lithograph, 1952, Fath 77, edition 300. 10 7/8 x 13 7/8 in. Signed and dated on the stone, lower left. Signed in pencil. This is a fine impression printed on white wove paper. The margins are wide and probably full and the condition is excellent. This scene depicts the Texas panhandle and it's the only print of Texas done by Benton. This exceptional work was based on a drawing from 1944 and was commissioned and circulated by Southern Methodist University.
$4,500


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