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The Sea Calls You by N.C. Wyeth

Monday, May 8, 2017

In early May, 1917, less than a month after the United States entered World War I, N. C. Wyeth wrote to his family in Needham that “the publicity Department of the U. S. Navy has asked for work--it must be rushed to be of service....Today I completed a large mural poster, 6 x 10 feet, of the...

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Rare Wyeth Prints Released for 50th Anniversary

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art this year, a number of collectible art reproductions, which have been kept safely in storage, are reappearing again for the first time in five decades.Celebrating 50 YearsIn the mid-1960’s, Chadds...

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Happy Anniversary, Wyeth House and Studio!

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

In the Brandywine River Museum of Art’s archives is the black and red ledger book that N. C. Wyeth used to document the purchase of his Chadds Ford property and the construction of his house, studio and barn. The first date on the ledger? March 1, 1911.

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