Andrew Wyeth’s Drawings of His Own Funeral

Andrew Wyeth: Life and Death
© 2021 Andrew Wyeth/Artists Rights Society (ARS). New Britain Museum of American Art, Charles F. Smith Fund, 1945.26

Andrew Wyeth, John Olson's Funeral, 1945. 

Now, at the Colby College Museum of Art in Waterville, Maine, through October 16, selections from the series are being shared with the public for the first time in Andrew Wyeth: Life and Death. The exhibition includes contextual art by Wyeth as well as pieces by other artists who have meditated on their mortality. A catalogue of the same name, co-published with Delmonico Books, further examines the drawings through recent research.

Event Information
Start Date: June 2, 2022
End Date: October 16, 2022
Venue: Colby College Museum of Art

Andrew Wyeth: Life and Death