Self Portrait in Fur Cap

Provincetown, MA
Oil on composition board
22 1/8 x 20 1/8 in. (56.2 x 51.1 cm)
No inscriptions on obverse
John O'Connor
Photo: Babcock Galleries


Painted in Provincetown, MA. ED note: Self-Portrait in fur cap Provincetown winter 1913-14 (Capt. Lavender's [sic] Studio). He wears his "father's fur cap Amherst 1875-1879 `[Edwin Henry Dickinson]." To EHS, October 15, 1940. At bottom is a blue smock EHS made for him.


Mrs. Ansley W. Sawyer
Helen Dickinson Baldwin
John O'Connor
Scharf Family Collection

Exhibition History

1916a PAA: as "Portrait Sketch"
1961 James Graham & Sons: Edwin Dickinson, Retrospective
196163 MoMA: Edwin Dickinson
1982b NAD: Art Students League Benefit Sale
1983 Hirschl & Adler Galleries: Realism and Abstraction: Counterpoints in American Drawings, 1900-1940
2007 PAAM: Edwin Dickinson In Provincetown 1912-1937