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N. C. Wyeth

Slag was a Figure for Sculptors

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December 11, 04:21 PM GMT


400,000 - 600,000 USD

Lot Details


N. C. Wyeth

1882 - 1945

Slag was a Figure for Sculptors

signed N.C. WYETH (upper left)

oil on canvas

40 by 30 inches

(101.6 by 76.2 cm)

Painted in 1918.

Private collection, New York, by 1972
[with]David Findlay Galleries, New York, 1982
Winton Blount, Montgomery, Alabama
The Blount Foundation, Montgomery, Alabama 
Acquired by the present owner, 2004
Ben Ames Williams, "The Mildest-Mannered Man," Everybody's Magazine, vol. XL, no. 1, January 1919, illustrated p. 33
Douglas Allen and Douglas Allen, Jr., N.C. Wyeth: The Collected Paintings, Illustrations and Murals, New York, 1972, p. 258
Christine B. Podmaniczky, N.C. Wyeth: Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings, vol. I, Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, 2008, no. I729, p. 375, illustrated p. 374