Approaching the Island

(1951)

Andrew Wyeth, American, b. Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, 1917–2009

Watercolor and pencil on paper mounted on paperboard, 21 5/8 X 29 11/16 IN. (54.9 X 75.4 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.5590

Provenance:
(The Washington Irving Gallery, New York, to 4 February 1960?)
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, by 4 February 1960-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
GREENWICH LIBRARY, Connecticut. "Second International Art Show," 25-27 May 1962.
STAMFORD MUSEUM, Connecticut. (Barnard College Club of Fairfield County). "Art on Loan from Private Collections," 3-11 November, no. 28.
MUSEE TOMI UNGERER, Strasbourg, France. "Tomi Ungerer et les maitres." 17 November 2011- 19 February 2012.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary Realism