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Current Location:
Zumberge Administration (JHZ) -> 3rd Floor (JHZ)
Location Notes:
JHZ; Suite 30289; North Wall

“Iris at Sea“ by Jamie Wyeth

Artwork
Identifier:
2015.59.27
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster reproduction of original 1994 oil on canvas painting
Date:
circa 2010
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 28 in Width: 24 in
Description:
A few purple irises in front of a white lighthouse.
Historical Context:
Jamie Wyeth is a contemporary American realist painter from Pennsylvania. He is the third generation of renowned artists, the son of Andrew Wyeth and the grandson of N.C. Wyeth. He participates in the Brandywine School Tradition, working in the rural Brandywine River area of Delaware and Pennsylvania in order to artistically portray its people, animals, and landscapes. This poster commemorates an exhibition featuring Wyeth's work at the Farnsworth Art Museum.