The Olsen House and Christina's World
From: jessica lockhart
The Olson House in Cushing Maine is the farmhouse depicted in Andrew Wyeth's Christina's World. The painting has become an icon in American art. Thousands make a pilgrimages to this remote location to see the original house and inspiration for Wyeth's work. Now declared a National Landmark, the home is part of the Farnsworth museum and tours are offered to the public. Jessica Lockhart reports.