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Two Figures

Artist:
Edwin Dickinson (American, Seneca Falls, New York 1891–1978 Orleans, Massachusetts)
Date:
1922–24
Medium:
Oil on canvas, mounted on cardboard
Dimensions:
36 x 30 in. (91.4 x 76.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Hugo Kastor Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.162
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed (verso): TWO FIGURES / E.W. Dickinson
Mr. and Mrs. Coulton Waugh, Newburgh, N. Y. (until 1959); [James Graham & Sons, New York, 1959; sold to MMA]

Boston University Art Gallery. "Edwin Dickinson: Retrospective Exhibition," March 7–April 4, 1959, no. 1 (lent by Mr. and Mrs. Coulton Waugh, Newburgh, New York).

New York. Graham Gallery. "Edwin Dickinson," February 1–March 11, 1961, no. 9.

New York. American Academy of Arts and Letters. "Exhibition of Work of Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards," May 24–June 17, 1962, no. 16.

New York. Whitney Museum of American Art. "Edwin Dickinson," October 20–November 28, 1965, no. 12.

Norwich, Conn. Slater Memorial Museum. "A Survey of American Art," February 4–25, 1968, no. 24.

New York. National Academy Museum. "Edwin Dickinson: Draftsman/Painter," April 7–May 9, 1982, unnumbered cat. (p. 26).

Springfield, Mass. Museum of Fine Arts. "Edwin Dickinson: Draftsman/Painter," July 3–August 15, 1982, unnumbered cat.

West Palm Beach. Norton Gallery. "Edwin Dickinson: Draftsman/Painter," September 10–October 17, 1982, unnumbered cat.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "14 Americans," July 16, 1990–January 2, 1991, no catalogue.

Provincetown Art Association and Museum. "Edwin Dickinson in Provincetown, 1912–1937," July 20–September 23, 2007, no. 25.

John L. Ward. Edwin Dickinson: A Critical History of His Paintings. Newark, 2003, pp. 80, 82-83, 98, 106, 110, 129, 185, 215, 231-32 nn. 34-36, fig. 18, calls it "Two Figures II" and dates it about 1921-23.



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