Antoinette

(94)
1919
Sheldrake, NY
Oil on canvas
32 1/4 x 26 1/4 in. (81.9 x 66.7 cm)
Signed, dated on top: "E W Dickinson 1919."
Photo: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Notes

Painted in Sheldrake, NY, in Dickinson summer cottage. Subject is ED's sister, Antoinette Dickinson (Van Sickle), 1889-1968. ED's note: "Painted in the studio-study at Sheldrake. This is a gifted amateur pianist, as was my mother, both of whom could read at sight with the greatest ease."

Provenance

Joseph H. Hirshhorn
Smithsonian Institution, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Exhibition History

1965 James Graham & Sons: Edwin Dickinson
197475 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
1982 Cedar Rapids: Twentieth Century American Masters: 1911-1957