Self-Portrait of the Artist Artist: George Tooker, 1920 - 2011 Date: 1947 Medium: Tempera on panel Dimensions: Diameter: 18 in. cm) Framed diameter: 25 in. Credit Line: Promised Gift to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas
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 .
Braids, 1979 by Andrew Wyeth - dry-brush watercolor (of Helga Testorf). The big surprise secret of Wyeth's career were the Helga series, 247 paintings of his Prussian-born neighbor, painted from without the knowledge of Wyeth's wife or Helga's husband.
Evert Ploeg, Australia, Deborah Mailman Oil on canvas. Another work that is impossible to appreciate as in real life. The smooth buildup of skin texture and colour contrasting with the rough burlap background is strikingly rendered