N.C. Wyeth

experiment and invention, 1925-1935 by Christine B. Podmaniczky

Publisher: Brandywine River Museum in Chadds Ford, Pa

Written in English
Published: Pages: 57 Downloads: 255
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  • Wyeth, N. C. 1882-1945 -- Exhibitions.

Edition Notes

StatementChristine B. Podmaniczky.
ContributionsWyeth, N. C. 1882-1945., Brandywine River Museum., William A. Farnsworth Library and Art Museum.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND237.W94 A4 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination57 p. :
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL821628M
LC Control Number95075633

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N.C. Wyeth threw his own heart and soul into his art, and even if only a small part of it actually stuck, it is still a much greater part than many an artist who purports to stretch his or her life literally across the canvas.

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Two daughters, Henriette and Carolyn, as well as Andrew, were taught art by their father. Their mother, Carolyn Bockius Wyeth [], was a quietly doting wife. Michaelis, after weighing many aspects of N.C.’s life, reaches his sad and vivid zenith recounting the.

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Wyeth painted landscapes, still lifes, portraits, and murals, as well as illustrations for a long shelf of world literature.

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