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N.C. Wyeth a biography by David Michaelis

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby David Michaelis
ContributionsWyeth, N. C. (Newell Convers), 1882-1945
LC ClassificationsND237.W94 M53 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 555 p. :
Number of Pages555
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24742633M
ISBN 100679426264
ISBN 109780679426264
LC Control Number98006143

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Great Illustrations by N. C. Wyeth (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) by N. C. Wyeth and Jeff A. Menges | out of 5 stars Biography. A student of the famed teacher Howard Pyle, N.C. Wyeth () is credited with creating over 3, paintings and providing illustrations for over books.. Wyeth's first published illustration was for the cover of the Febru edition of The Saturday Evening known for his paintings of the American West, the artist painted a cowboy riding a bucking bronco. Signed presentation copy from N.C. Wyeth inscribed: ÒWith warmest regards to E.K. Robinson from the illustrator, N.C. Wyeth, Dec. Ó E.K. Robinson was the literary man who wrote on Kipling and founded and edited the a magazine called Country-Side () and is best known for writing "nature-studies." Illustrated in color by N.C. Wyeth. Howard Pyle, N. C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, James Wyeth Published by Brandywine River Museum; distributed by New York Graphic Society, Greenwich Conn ISBN .

  A fresh and surprising overview of N. C. Wyeth’s career that considers the full range of the multifaceted artist’s oeuvre N. C. Wyeth (–) was widely renowned for his iconic images of characters such as King Arthur, Robin Hood, and Robinson Crusoe that were reproduced as illustrations for books and magazines.   Before Andrew and Jamie, there was N. C. Wyeth. The star student of Howard Pyle's Brandywine School, Newell Convers Wyeth (&#;) created more than 3, illustrations in the course of his career. This original full-color collection focuses on his most popular illustrations, /5(2). Newell Convers Wyeth (Octo – Octo ), known as N. C. Wyeth, was an American artist and illustrator. He was the pupil of artist Howard Pyle and became one of America's greatest illustrators. During his lifetime, Wyeth created over 3, paintings and illustrated books, 25 of them for Scribner's, the Scribner Classics, which is the work for which he is best ality: American. N. C. Wyeth (), Island Funeral, , egg tempera and oil on hardboard, 44 1/2 x 52 3/8 in. Brandywine River Museum of Art, Gift of E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art,

N.C. Wyeth is, next to Norman Rockwell, probably one of the best-known illustrators of the twentieth century. By name alone, people associate him with quintessentially American art—paintings depicting the wide-open Western frontier, peaceful small-town life, and memorable depictions of literary classics like Treasure Island.. But there was a dark side to the man behind the art. NC Wyeth at the Chadds Ford Gallery Newell Convers Wyeth ( – ), known as N.C. Wyeth, was a master painter and one of America's formost illustrators. He was the star pupil of artist Howard Pyle and durring the golden age of illustration. His first published work appeared on the cover of The Saturday Evening Post in N C Wyeth. N.C. Wyeth () began his artistic career as a young adult. Born in Needham, Massachusetts, Wyeth traveled the American West extensively and drew what he saw. His prolific career includes three thousand works and more than one hundred book illustrations, including those for a majority of the Scribner Illustrated Classics series. Mr. Michaelis talked about his book, [N. C. Wyeth: A Biography], published by Knopf. The book examines the art and life of famed illustrator N. C. Wyeth and his family including son Andrew, a.