The Helga Pictures

By: Wyeth, Andrew; Wilmerding, John

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For 15 years, America's most popular living artist worked in secret with neighbor Helga Testorf as model. The result some 240 pencil sketches, watercolors, drybrush, and temperas, concerned with Helga in all aspects, nude and clothed are here shown in 100 high-quality color plates and 160 black and white illustrations. Works in progress reveal the artist's methods; finished works, an obsession with his model as awesome as his technique.


Foreword by J. Carter Brown. Essay by Leonard E. B. Andrews. Comments by Andrew Wyeth. Chronology of exhibtions. Selected Bibliography. Index. 208pp

Title: The Helga Pictures

Author Name: Wyeth, Andrew; Wilmerding, John

Categories: ART; DESIGN & DECORATIVE ART,

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1987

ISBN Number: 0810917882

ISBN Number 13: 9780810917880

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: As New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 005930

Keywords: Artists, Pennsylvania Art, 20th Century, Realism, Painting, Figure Painting, Anatomy, Brandywine, Illustration, Representational,