N. C. Wyeth (1882-1945)The Mysterious Island,untitled tailpiece (boat with figures holding oars straight up)1918Ink on illustration board, 7 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. (18.4 x 27.3 cm)Brandywine River MuseumGift of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Wyeth, 1985
The Mysterious Island, untitled tailpiece (boat with figures holding oars straight up)
Untitled tailpiece for The Mysterious Island
Ink on illustration board
The artist; Andrew Wyeth
Chadds Ford, PA, 1997; Akron, OH, Akron Museum of Art, June 15 - Sept. 1, 2002, and Lawrence, KS, Spencer Museum of Art, Sept. 21 - Nov. 17, 2002, "N. C. Wyeth from the Brandywine River Museum Collection"
b/w illustration p. 467, Jules Verne, The Mysterious Island (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1918)
The artist completed all of the pen and ink drawings for The Mysterious Island during the first two weeks of August, 1918 (NCW to HZW, 8/14/1918, Wyeth Family Archives).