Get Real

Though he came of age in an art world dominated by Pop and then Neo-expressionism, Jamie Wyeth (b. 1946) followed in his father’s footsteps, creating an extraordinary body of Realist artwork. With highly detailed canvases inducing the viewer to look more closely, Wyeth captures the essence of the people, places and animals he paints.

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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mass., Partial gift of Phyllis and Jamie Wyeth and partial purchase from the Charles H. Bayley Picture and Painting Fund, Emily L. Ainsley Fund, and Robert Jordan Fund. ©Jamie Wyeth.

Jamie Wyeth, “Portrait of John

Article source: http://www.nysun.com/arts/get-real/89017/

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