Scoop on Wyeth Is That He Was A Fine Artist
A newsworthy new look at N. C. Wyeth, patriarch of the dynasty of artists so associated with Maine, has just gone up at the Portland Museum and it puts paid to the notion that Wyeth was but an illustrator. He certainly is that, having become well-known and beloved for his illustrations of, among other classic tales, "Treasure Island" and "Kidnapped." Though his illustrations are magnificent paintings, he struggled all his life with the perception that illustration was a step inferior to...
Published:10/7/2019 6:14:52 PM