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Artwork Details

Title Audrey
Artist Paul Wyeth
Date c. 1954
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions 20 x 16 inches
Location Borthwick Institute for Archives

About this work

This portrait by Paul Wyeth RP (1920-83) was commissioned for use in Rowntree & Co. Ltd Aero chocolate advertising.The sitter is unknown. The painting was published in the Daily Mirror during March 1954 as part of the national Aero Girls 'DIFFERENT' advertising campaign devised by JWT. The work is framed and is likely to have been on display at the Rowntree factory in York until the late 1980s when the company was bought by Nestlé.