• Wyeth's Rockland Paintings

    2 monthes ago - By Gurney Journey

    The Farnsworth Art Museum is currently exhibiting a group of paintings that Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009) produced in Rockland, Maine, where the museum is located.
    Andrew Wyeth, Rockland Harbor, 1954 The paintings show a variety of water media techniques, including scratch-through, wet-into-wet washes, and scumbling. Many of the painting are framed up and shown here for the first time.
    Wyeth, detail of Harjula's Airport, 1964 Wyeth takes great care in drawing and perspective, but he's very selective, focusing only on the part of the scene he wants to show. This biplane is only a small area of...
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