Brock & Co.

Andrew Wyeth (1917 - 2009)
Inland Shell, 1957
Watercolor and pencil on paper
13 1/2 x 21 1/2 inches (sight)
Signed at lower right: Andrew Wyeth
According to the Andrew Wyeth catalogue raisonné, the present work depicts a fragile, sun-bleached crab shell and was executed on Stone Island, off the coast of Maine. This watercolor work will be inc
The artist
Private collection, New York, acquired from the above
Private collection, Chattanooga, Tennessee, 1969
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Spiro, New York
Gift to the present owner from the above, 1982
Canton, Ohio, The Canton Art Institute, Andrew Wyeth: From Public and Private Collections, September 15-November 3, 1985

Columbus, Ohio, Columbus Museum of Art, Choice by Choice: Celebrating Notable Acquisitions 1976-1986, November 9, 1986-January 4, 1987

Youngstown, Ohio, The Butler Institute of American Art, Andrew Wyeth: Works on Paper from Regional and National Collections, September 3-November 7, 1997

J. Surovek, M.J. Albacete, Andrew Wyeth, exhibition catalogue, Canton, Ohio, 1985, p. 73, illustrated.