Wyeth’s “Goodbye” part of free weekend exhibition

By: Peter Crimmins

Andrew Wyeth’s last painting, called “Goodbye,” is on display this week at the Brandywine River Museum in Chadd’s Ford. It’s part of a tribute to Chester County’s most prominent artist, who died January 16th. WHYY’s Peter Crimmins was there Saturday, when the museum let visitors see “Goodbye” and many other Wyeth paintings for free.

By: Peter Crimmins
pcrimmins@whyy.org

Andrew Wyeth’s last painting, called “Goodbye,” is on display this week at the Brandywine River Museum in Chadd’s Ford. It’s part of a tribute to Chester County’s most prominent artist, who died January 16th. WHYY’s Peter Crimmins was there Saturday, when the museum let visitors see “Goodbye” and many other Wyeth paintings for free.

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