1917 - 2009
STUDY FOR 'MARRIAGE'
signed Andrew Wyeth and inscribed Study in/egg tempera/"Marriage"/1993 (lower left)
watercolor and pencil on paper
14 by 20 inches
(35.6 by 50.8 cm)
This work will be included in Betsy James Wyeth’s forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist’s work.
The sheet is hinged to the mat at two places along reverse of top edge. There is adhesive residue from a former mounting at left and right edges beneath the mat. There are some scattered scratches that are inherent to the artist's technique.
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Gift to the present owner from the above, 1993