Coast at Wellfleet with a Wreck

Alternate Title(s):
Coast at Wellfleet
Oil on canvas
25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm)
Signed, inscribed, dated on bottom:
"E. W. Dickinson / Wellfleet 1930"
Private collection
Photo: Biff Henricks


Painted at Wellfleet, MA. To Mrs. William B. Hoyt, June 9, 1943,"A dismantled schooner is near the top of the painting."


Mr. & Mrs. Ansley W. Sawyer
Mrs. William Ballard Hoyt
Private collection
Private collection

Exhibition History

1931 Pennsylvania Academy: as "Coast at Wellfleet: Massachusetts"
1938 Passedoit Gallery: Paintings by Edwin W. Dickinson, as Coast at Wellfleet
1939 Rochester Memorial Art Gallery: Paintings by Edwin Dickinson
195758 Cornell University: Edwin Dickinson, Visiting Artist: An Exhibition of Paintings, 1912-1956, as "Coast at Wellfleet"
1965 Whitney: Edwin Dickinson. Major retrospective, as "Coast at Wellfleet, with Wreck"