James Wyeth Skating on the Brandywine Sterling Silver Plate

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  • Item Category: Furniture & Furnishings
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 19, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House
James Wyeth 1975 Skating on the Brandywine� Sterling� Silver Plate w/ Box� What a fabulous find!� � This amazing solid sterling silver plate is one in a series of five annual solid sterling silver collector’s plates.� � Each collector’s plate in this series is individually etched and serially numbered by the Franklin Mint in solid sterling silver.� � “Skating on the� Brandywine” is a special limited edition sterling silver plate and bears the serial #2903 on the back.� � This rare 1975 James Wyeth plate measures 8” in diameter and is in great condition and comes with the original display box� � This plate is in great condition and weighs an incredible 178.5 grams.� � � � � In this masterwork, the special beauty of silver actually becomes part of James Wyeth’s design.� � The rich tone of the precious metal complements the finely detailed etching, while the brilliant reflectivity of silver helps capture the daylight which filters through the trees and is mirrored in the waters of the� Brandywine� River.� � Overall, a sense of timeless tranquility pervades this remarkable landscape.� � Here, solitude is not loneliness.� � Man is part of nature, yet separate and secure in his own identity.� � James Wyeth has created a masterpiece with a sense of unity and peace that is altogether his own.� � History:James Wyeth’s work advances and strengthens ... read more