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Andrew Wyeth
b. 1917
THE BOB
Estimate
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176
Andrew Wyeth
b. 1917
THE BOB
Estimate
70,00090,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Andrew Wyeth
b. 1917
THE BOB
signed Andrew Wyeth, l.r.
watercolor on paper
21 1/2 by 29 1/2 in.
(54.6 by 74.9 cm)
Executed in 1944.
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This watercolor will be included in Betsy James Wyeth's forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's work.

Provenance

Macbeth Gallery, New York
Private collection, 1946

Exhibited

Janesville, Wisconsin, Rose Art Shop, May-July 1944, no. 765 
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, 1945 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Sculpture, Watercolors, and Drawings, January-February 1945, no. 134 
Islesboro, Maine, Islesboro Towne Hall, Dry Brush and Watercolors by Andrew Wyeth, July-August 1962, no. 282 

Catalogue Note

This work depicts a two-horse bob sleigh carrying logs and was painted outside of East Aurora, New York on a visit to Betsy Wyeth's parents during the winter of 1944.

American Paintings, Drawings & Sculpture

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