Andrew Wyeth (PA, 1917-2009), Helga in Peasant Dress
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Pencil on paper, signed at lower left, 1971, matted and framed under glass in a gold leaf frame. For this lot, payment accepted only by wire transfer.
SS 17.75 x 23 in.; DOA 28.75 x 34.75 in.
The artist. Leonard B. Andrews, Malvern, Pennsylvania AM Art, Inc., Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan Pacific Sun Trading Company (owned by Frank E. Fowler and Warren Adelson), Wellesley, Massachusetts
Exhibited Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, and elsewhere, Andrew Wyeth: The Helga Pictures, May 24, 1987 - December 16, 1990, p. 40, no. 12, illustrated (also in translated publication, Tokyo, Japan, 1987). 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, Paul and Lulu Hillard University Art Museum, University of Louisiana, and elsewhere, Andrew Wyeth: The Helga Pictures, April 21, 2004 - January 9, 2005, p. 18, no. 5, illustrated (also in Chinese translated publication, Washington, D.C., 2004). New York, Adelson Galleries, Andrew Wyeth: Helga on Paper, November 3 - December 22, 2006, p. 28, no. 8, illustrated. This work will be included in Betsy James Wyeth's forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's work.