29 November 2000
Andrew Wyeth (b. 1917)
signed 'Andrew Wyeth' (lower left)
watercolor on paper laid down on stretched paper
20 x 281/8 in. (50.8 x 71.4 cm.)
M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York.
Hal B. Wallis, California.
Christie's, New York, 25 May 1989, lot 406.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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The present work, painted in 1968, depicts Brinton's Mill on the artist's property in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania.
This watercolor will be included in Betsy James Wyeth's forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the artist's work.
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