signed Andrew Wyeth twice (upper left and lower right)
watercolor on paper
30 by 21 7/8 inches
(76.2 by 55.6. cm)
Executed in 1964.
This work will be included in Betsy James Wyeth’s forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist’s work.
Knoedler & Co., New York
Private collection, Metairie, Louisiana, 1965 (Sold: Sotheby’s, New York, May 22, 1996, lot 152)
Acquired by the present owner at the above sale
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, Pyles Meadow, Andrew Wyeth Day: Paintings by Andrew Wyeth, May 30, 1964
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts; Baltimore, Maryland, Baltimore Museum of Art; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Chicago, Illinois, Art Institute of Chicago, Andrew Wyeth: Temperas, Watercolors, Dry Brush, Drawings, 1938-1966, October 1966 – June 1967, no. 95, p. 94, illustrated p. 95
New Orleans, Louisiana, New Orleans Museum of Fine Art, New Orleans Collects, November 1971 – January 1972, no. 133, illustrated
"Chadds Ford Toasts Andrew Wyeth," Evening Bulletin, May 31, 1964, p. 8