"Frostbitten" by Andrew Wyeth. 1962 watercolor on paper. In private collection but on loan to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, as part of their Andrew Wyeth: Looking Out, Looking In exhibition.
Andrew Wyeth lived in my hometown when I was young. We had several Wyeth prints in our home. Betsy Wyeth (wife) used to stop by my parents antique store - 13 Colonies Village Store - on Rt. She even signed a Wyeth art book my Mom had.
In direct contrast with Sargent, Wyeth painted portraits of people in his part of the world-- people that were hard, lived-in, without any pretension. Andrew Wyeth “Anna Kuerner” Tempera on panel Time spent with .