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NC Wyeth

 (1882 - 1945)
NC Wyeth was active/lived in Pennsylvania, Maine, Massachusetts.  NC Wyeth is known for book illustrator, murals, painting.

NC Wyeth

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The following is from The New York Times online edition, 1/25/2001:

N.C. Wyeth (1882-1945), America's greatest illustrator as well as an accomplished easel painter, dedicated his career to depicting American subjects in a fresh, energetic manner uninfluenced by European art - "true, solid American subjects - nothing foreign about them," as he put it in 1903.

Reflecting times in which unconditional loyalty to country was taken for granted and the American flag was a sacred symbol of freedom, N.C. executed works that encapsulated those very American qualities.  As television anchorman Tom Brokaw points out in his catalogue essay, the patriarch of the Wyeth clan "was a man of the first half of the cen  ...  Displaying 750 of 23210 characters.

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About  NC Wyeth

Born:  1882 - Needham, Massachusetts
Died:   1945 - Chadd's Ford, Pennsylvania
Known for:  book illustrator, murals, painting