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Artist: Richard Benson, American, 1943–2017

Benson Photographs

ca. 1970–1975

Handbound portfolio with 1 photogravure and 13 platinum prints in a custom case

sheet: 37.9 × 29 cm (14 15/16 × 11 7/16 in.) exterior case: 40.5 × 32 × 3 cm (15 15/16 × 12 5/8 × 1 3/16 in.)
Gift of David Godine in memory of Richard Benson and in honor of Jock Reynolds
2017.113.1.1-.14
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Photographs
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Gift from the artist to David R. Godine, anticipating possible publication (never realized)

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.