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    Edwin Walter Dickinson (American, 1891-1978)
    Vuillet's House, 1946
    Oil on Masonite
    8 x 10 inches (20.3 x 25.4 cm)
    Signed and dated lower center: 1946 / Ew Dickinson

    Property from the Collection of Robert Aron, Palm Beach, Florida

    James Graham & Sons, Inc., New York;
    Keith H. Baker;
    Estate of the above;
    Christie's, New York, December 5, 1986, lot 354;
    Private collection;
    Sotheby's, New York, September 25, 1992, lot 339;
    Private collection;
    By descent to the present owners.

    Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, "Edwin Dickinson," October-November 1965, no. 77.

    A tear sheet from the Christie's, New York, December 5, 1986 auction catalogue accompanies this lot.

    Condition Report*: Under UV exam, there appears to be a tiny amount of inpaint along the extreme top edge and extreme right edge (largest dash of inpaint approx. 1/4 inches). Mild frame abrasion along the extreme edges, not visible in current framing.
    Framed Dimensions 14 X 16 Inches
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    November, 2021
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