Contemporary Day Auction

Contemporary Day Auction

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Jamie Wyeth

Surf Watchers

Auction Closed

May 20, 10:17 PM GMT


120,000 - 180,000 USD

Lot Details


Jamie Wyeth


Surf Watchers

signed James Wyeth (lower left)

watercolor on paper

26½ by 40 in.

67.3 by 101.6 cm.

Executed in 1976. 

Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Scottsdale (acquired directly from the artist)
Private Collection (acquired from the above circa 1980)
Acquired by descent from the above to the present owners
Surf Watchers depicts the artist’s wife, Phyllis Mills Wyeth, leaning out of the Dutch door at the front of their house on Monhegan Island in Maine, where the work was painted.