N.C. Wyeth

The Giant, 1923

It depicts Wyeth’s five children and their friend playing in the sand in Beach Haven, New Jersey. The children (from left) are William Clothier Engle (in whose memory the mural was painted), Henriette Wyeth, Ann Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth (the blond in front), Nathaniel Wyeth and Carolyn Wyeth. In the clouds, they see a giant roaming the earth. Beach Haven is on Long Beach Island, New Jersey.

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