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upper right: EW Dickinson / 1941

Provenance

(James Graham & Sons, New York); purchased 10 October 1963 by the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2016 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1961
Edwin Dickinson: Retrospective, Graham Gallery, New York, 1 February - 11 March 1961, no. 84.
1962
Ford Foundation Winners' Exhibition, Silvermine Guild of Artists, New Canaan, Connecticut, 6-25 October 1962.
1962
Paintings by Edwin Dickinson, Vassar Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, 1962.
1963
Shadowed Images, Cleveland Museum of Art, 19 February - 31 March 1963.
1964
New Accessions USA, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 15 June - 13 September 1964, no. 11, repro.
1965
Edwin Dickinson Retrospective, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, 20 October - 28 November 1965, no. 66.
1966
Five Years: The Friends of the Corcoran, "The Contemporary Spirit," Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 7-30 October 1966, unnumbered catalogue.
1968
American Still Life, 1913-1967, University of Maryland, College Park, 24 October - 14 November 1968 (AFA travelling exhibition; did not travel and not in catalogue).
1982
Realism and Realities: The Other Side of American Painting, 1940-1960, Rutgers University Art Gallery (now Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum), New Brunswick; Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Alabama; University of Maryland, College Park, 17 January - 22 October 1982.
1986
Friends of the Corcoran 25th Anniversary Exhibition: Selections from Acquisitions by the Friends of the Corcoran 1961-1985, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 14-30 March 1986, unnumbered checklist.
Bibliography
1973
Phillips, Dorothy W. A Catalogue of the Collection of American Paintings in the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Vol. 2: Painters born from 1850 to 1910. Washington, 1973: 134 repro., 135.
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