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Artist
Date
1963
Period
20th century
Media
Tempera on panel
Measurements
24 3/4 x 48 inches (unframed)
32 1/8 x 55 1/4 x 2 inches (framed)
Classification
Subject Category
Interior
Room
Credit Line
Museum purchase, 1964.1313
Accession No
64.1313
Context
The scene is the living room of Andrew and Betsy Wyeth’s home in Cushing, lit by the sun’s rays during an eclipse with George’s River seen through the window. The artist described the work as a “picture of the aloneness of a New England home".

Featured in “Maine and American Art: Farnsworth Art Museum” with thanks to the Henry Luce Foundation and Wyeth Foundation for American Art.

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