Rising Tide, The Weir

Alternate Title(s):
Rising Tide
North Truro, MA
Oil on canvas
20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm)
Signed, dated lower right: "E W Dickinson / 29 May 1931"
Private collection
Photo: Biff Henrich


Painted in North Truro, MA, May 29 (journal) at Herring Cove, (journal). To EHS/AWS, April 13, 1932, "The 'Rising Tide' was intended for you if you liked it; I am much pleased that you do. It is looking across Cape Cod Bay from the west coast of the Cape;"


Mr. & Mrs. Ansley W. Sawyer
Ansley W. Sawyer, Jr.
Private collection
Private collection

Exhibition History

1931 PAA: as "Rising Tide"
1938 Passedoit Gallery: Paintings by Edwin W. Dickinson, as Rising Tide
195758 Cornell University: Edwin Dickinson, Visiting Artist: An Exhibition of Paintings, 1912-1956, as "Rising Tide"
198081 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: Edwin Dickinson, Selected Landscapes, as "Rising Tide"