Fine Art/Mt. Orizaba

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I have a painting I believe to be of Mt. Orizaba in Mexico.  It is signed Timothy
Bensen 1895.  I have looked for information about him but have found nothing.  
Any ideas?  Thanks!

Answer
Dear Julie, I find no listing in any dictionary of artists' names or annual auction records for a "Timothy Benson." I don't believe I have ever come across the Christian name "Timothy" in the 19th century. Could the signature possibly be Townley Benson ?
Cordially,
Dan

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Daniel A. Hynes

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Collecting, buying, selling, identifying, and caring for paintings, drawings,and watercolors (19th and early 20th century American and European). No prints, contemporary art, or works executed after 1940.

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35 years as a fine art dealer, including 3 years as a gallery director. Also was art expert for Leslie Hindman's Auctioneers, and for Dunning's Auction.

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