Andrew Wyeth (PA, 1917-2009), Loden Coat (Study)
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Drybrush and watercolor on paper, signed at lower right, 1975, framed under glass in a gold leaf frame. For this lot, payment accepted only by wire transfer.
SS 28.75 x 21 in.; DOA 37 3/8 x 29 3/8 in.
Leonard B. Andrews, Malvern, Pennsylvania, 1986 AM Art, Inc. Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan, 1989 Pacific Sun Trading Company (owned by Frank E. Fowler and Warren Adelson), Wellesley, Massachusetts, 2005
Exhibited Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, and elsewhere, Andrew Wyeth: The Helga Pictures, May 24, 1987 - December 16, 1990, p. 143, no. 170, illustrated. Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, Brandywine River Museum, and elsewhere, The Helga Pictures: Then and Now, September 24, 1992 - October 17, 1993. West Palm Beach, Florida, Norton Museum of Art, and elsewhere, Andrew Wyeth: The Helga Pictures, January 13, 1996 - June 29, 1997. Omaha, Nebraska, Joslyn Art Museum, and elsewhere, Andrew Wyeth's Helga Pictures: An Intimate Study, May 4, 2002 - January 5, 2003. Lafayette, Louisiana, University of Louisiana, Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, and elsewhere, Andrew Wyeth: The Helga Pictures, April 21, 2004 - January 9, 2005, p. 13, 73, no. 52, illustrated (also in Chinese translated publication, Washington, D.C., 2004). This watercolor will be included in Betsy James Wyeth's forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's work.