Cottage Porch, Peaked Hill

Provincetown, MA
Oil on canvas
26 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. (66.4 x 76.5 cm)
Dated, signed on bottom: "1932 E W Dickinson"
Inscribed lower left: "HELEN"
Photo: The Museum of Modern Art


Painted in Provincetown, MA, from the Peaked Hill dunes. ED note:"In the spring of `32 we hired a horse and wagon and driver which carried our gear for a months stay in a small cottage named 'Seasation.'" "HELEN" is ED's daughter.


The Museum of Modern Art, New York

Exhibition History

1933 PAA: as "View from Peaked Hill"
1955b PAA: as "Cottage Window"
195758 Cornell University: Edwin Dickinson, Visiting Artist: An Exhibition of Paintings, 1912-1956, as "Peaked Hill Bars"
1959 PAA: as "Cottage Porch"
1960 Pennsylvania Academy: as "Cottage Porch
1961 James Graham & Sons: Edwin Dickinson, Retrospective
1965 Whitney: Edwin Dickinson. Major retrospective
196869 Venice Biennial: The Figurative Tradition in Recent American Art: Edwin Dickinson
198081 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: Edwin Dickinson, Selected Landscapes
1983 Hirschl & Adler Galleries: Realism and Abstraction: Counterpoints in American Drawings, 1900-1940
2007 PAAM: Edwin Dickinson In Provincetown 1912-1937