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FORTHCOMING: An account of our visit to the N. C. Wyeth home and studio, and son Andrew Wyeth's studio. Also to the the Brandywine River Museum galleries of Andrew's paintings and N. C.'s original paintings for his classic illustrations (pictured here is Long John Silver leading Jim Hawkins in the painting The Hostage, an illustration for Robert Louis Stevenson's novel Treasure Island).
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