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Andrew Wyeth
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Young Bull
B.1917, US; private collection
Andrew Wyeth
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Braids
1979, private collection
Andrew Wyeth
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Christina's World
The most famous work by American painter Andrew Wyeth, and one of the best-known American paintings of the 20th century. Painted in 1948, it is a tempera on panel and resides in the MOMA (Museum of Modern Art), New York City, USA.
Andrew Wyeth
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Winter 1946
Tempera on composition board, 1946; North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, North Carolina
Andrew Wyeth
   was an   
Artist
One of the most popular artists in American history. His paintings of rural life convey a deep sympathy for people and a sense of the hardness and brevity of life. He was awarded the Medal of Freedom in 1963, and The National Institute of Arts and Letters gold medal in 1965. In 1970 he had an exhibition in the White House, the first ever held there. In 1980, he became the first living American artist to be elected to Britain's Royal Academy. In 1988, Wyeth received the Congressional Gold Medal and in 2007 he received the National Medal of Arts. B. 12 July 1917 (Chadds Ford, PA, USA) d. 16 January 2009 (Chadds Ford, PA, USA).
Andrew Wyeth
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Turkey Pond
1944, tempera on panel; Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine
Andrew Wyeth
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Sunday Times
1987, watercolor on paper; private collection
Andrew Wyeth
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The Carry
2003, tempera on panel; private collection
Andrew Wyeth
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Braids (Portrait of Helga Testorf); 1979; American; Regionalism; private collection; tempera on panel; size unknown
Andrew Wyeth
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Christina's World; 1948; American; Regionalism; Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York, U.S.A.; tempera on panel; 82 x 121 cm
Andrew Wyeth
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Dodges Ridge; 1947; American; Regionalism; Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.; tempera on board; 105 x 123 cmReg
Andrew Wyeth
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Wind from the Sea; 1947; American; Regionalism; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.; tempera on board; 47 x 70 cm
Andrew Wyeth
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Off at Sea; 1972; American; Regionalism; current location unknown; tempera on panel; size unknown
Andrew Wyeth
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Maga's Daughter; 1966; American; Regionalism; private collection; tempera on panel; size unknown
Andrew Wyeth
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Sea Boots; 1976; American; Regionalism; Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan, U.S.A.; oil on masonite; size unknown
Andrew Wyeth
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Soaring; 1950; American; Regionalism; Shelburne Museum, Vermont, U.S.A.; tempera on masonite; 122 x 221 cm
Andrew Wyeth
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Regionalism
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