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Wyeth Legacy at Farnsworth 

The Farnsworth Art Museum has announced a $12,000,000 endowment campaign to sustain the artistic legacy of Andrew Wyeth.The Rockland museum says funds for the Andrew Wyeth Memorial Endowment Campaign will be raised in an auction of museum-quality art works.The art will be donated by Wyeth family members, artists, collectors, and others interested in honoring Wyeth and supporting the museum’s mission of celebrating Maine’s role in American art.The auction will be in New York City in October 2010.Wyeth, whose work focused on coastal Maine and Pennsylvania’s Brandywine Valley, died at his Pennsylvania home in January at the age of 91.