• Important American Paintings,  auction at Christies

    Sale 2225

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    2 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 23

    Jamie Wyeth (b. 1946)

    A Couple of Chairs Sitting Around the Coast of Maine

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    Jamie Wyeth (b. 1946)
    A Couple of Chairs Sitting Around the Coast of Maine
    signed 'J. Wyeth' (lower right)
    acrylic and watercolor on paper laid down on foamcore
    23 x 29 in. (58.4 x 73.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1982.


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    This work is included in the database of the artist's work being compiled by the Wyeth Center at the William A. Farnsworth Museum, Rockland, Maine.

    Provenance

    The artist.
    Daniel B. Grossman, New York.
    Private collection, acquired from the above, 1982.
    By descent to the present owner.


    Literature

    Coe Kerr Gallery, Jamie Wyeth in Alaska, exhibition catalogue, New York, 1983, n.p., illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Anchorage, Alaska, Artique, Ltd., Jamie Wyeth in Alaska, March 11-April 11, 1983.