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Andrew Newell Wyeth (American, 1917-2009) House in Winter

Auction:
2609B
Lot:
527
Sold for:
$7,290$6,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2609B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 07, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

Andrew Newell Wyeth (American, 1917-2009)

House in Winter
Signed "Andrew Wyeth" in pencil l.r.
Watercolor and graphite on paper, sheet size 13 x 16 1/2 in. (33.0 x 41.9 cm), bound on the title page of Richard Meryman's Andrew Wyeth, published in 1969 by Gambit Incorporated, Boston.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: A Massachusetts institution.

N.B. The present work is painted in a special edition oblong folio of 300, signed by the artist and numbered 133 on the colophon, housed in a clamshell box.

Estimate $12,000-18,000

The watercolor (and the interior of the book in general) is in good condition without soiling or staining. The binding has minor wear and staining; the clamshell box has more of both.

Keywords

Andrew Newell Wyeth, Richard Meryman, Gambit Incorporated, Massachusetts, Watercolor painting

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