Description

    EDWIN WALTER DICKINSON (American, 1891-1978)
    Child's Chair E.H.D 1860, 1943; View from a Window at Wellfleet, 1935; Dormer Window (group of three drawings)
    11-3/8 x 9-5/8 inches (28.9 x 24.4 cm); 10-7/8 x 13 inches (27.6 x 33.0 cm); 11-5/8 x 9-3/4 inches (29.5 x 24.8 cm) (sheet, each)
    Pencil on paper, each
    Signed, dated, and titled, each

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION, DALLAS

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    Mrs. Chauncey Waddell, the artist's cousin, New York;
    By descent to the present owner.

    EXHIBITED:
    World House Galleries, New York, n.d., no. 5509 (Child's Chair E.H.D. 1860);
    Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, "Edwin Dickinson: Dreams and Realities," April 27-July 14, 2002, no. 81 (View from a Window at Wellfleet);
    Hirschl & Adler Galleries inc., New York, 1946 (Dormer Window);
    The Museum of Modern Art, New York, n.d., no. 61.8680 (Dormer Window).


    Condition Report*:

    Child's Chair E.H.D 1860 - Sheet is hinged at top edge verso; light toning along extreme edges; there appear to be minor accretions in lower right corner; otherwise, remains in good condtion; framed under glass. View from a Window at Wellfleet - Sheet adhered to mount with clear corner clips; light toning along extreme edges; otherwise, remains in good condtion; framed under glass. Dormer Window - Sheet hinged to mat at top edge verso; overall paper discoloration with light toning along extreme edges; otherwise, remains in good condition; framed under glass.

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    May, 2015
    2nd Saturday
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