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Property from an East Coast Collector

Andrew Wyeth

Winter Corn Fields

Auction Closed

November 14, 11:00 PM GMT


1,000,000 - 1,500,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from an East Coast Collector

Andrew Wyeth

1917 - 2009

Winter Corn Fields

signed Andrew Wyeth (lower right)

tempera on Masonite

32 by 40 in.

81.3 by 101.6 cm.

Executed in 1942.

The Andrew & Betsy Wyeth Study Center of the Brandywine Museum of Art confirms that this object is recorded in Betsy James Wyeth’s files.

Macbeth Gallery, New York

Nancy DuPont Reynolds Cooch, Delaware (acquired in 1943)

Freeman's, Philadelphia, 6 December 2015, lot 81 (consigned by the Estate of the above)

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Exh. Cat., Denver Art Museum and Madrid, Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Wyeth: Andrew and Jamie in the Studio, 2015, p. 172n63

Buffalo, New York, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Americans 1943: American Realists and Magic Realists, April - May 1943, no. 116

Philadelphia, Woodmere Art Museum, Exhibition of Paintings by an Invited Group of Philadelphia Artists, 1947

Newark, Delaware, University of Delaware, Institute of Delaware History and Culture, Art in Contemporary Society, 1954, no. 222

West Chester, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Military College, Pennsylvania Military College Commencement Exhibition, 1964, no. 315

Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, Brandywine River Museum, A Winter Gallery, 1975-1976, no. 721

Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, Brandywine River Museum/Brandywine Conservancy, The Land of the Brandywine, 1992, no. 1027