Waiting For McGinley

(1962)

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

Watercolor and pencil on paper, 15 1/16 X 22 IN. (38.2 X 55.8 CM.)

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

Accession Number: 66.5592

Provenance:
M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, to 21 June 1962
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 21 June 1962-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. HIrshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
ALBRIGHT-KNOX ART GALLERY, Buffalo, New York. Andrew Wyeth: Temperas, Watercolors, and Drawings, 2 November-9 December 1962, no. 98.
TEMPLE B'NAI SHOLOM, Rockville Center, New York. Fourth Annual Exhibition, 31 March-3 April 1963, no. 39.
THE PENNYSLVANIA ACADEMY OF THE FINE ARTS, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Andrew Wyeth Retrospective, 8 October-27 November 1966, no. 181. Tour: BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART, Baltimore, Maryland, 13 December 1966-22 January 1967; WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, New York. 14 February-2 April 1967; THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO, 21 April-June.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, Washington, DC. "Inaugural Exhibition," 4 October 1974-15 September 1975, fig. 878, pp. 573, 759.
GREENVILLE COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, Greenville, South Carolina. Andrew Wyeth in Southern Collections, 1 February-31 May 1978, no. 30.
CANTON ART INSTITUTE, Canton, Ohio. Andrew Wyeth from Public and Private Collections, 15 September-3 November 1985.
MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM OF ART, "Andrew Wyeth: Close Friends" 3 February 2001 - 13 May 2001. TOUR: GREENVILLE COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, SC. 2 June 2001 - 27 August 2001.
NAPLES MUSEUM OF ART, Naples, Florida. "Andrew Wyeth & Family" 21 January 2006 - 14 May 2006.

Published References:
LERNER, ABRAM, et al. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1974): 573, 759, fig. 878.
GOLDSTEIN, NATHAN. Painting: Visual and Technical Fundamentals (Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1979): 68.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Contemporary Realism