Lancieux, Brittany, France
Oil on canvas
23 x 28 in. (58.4 x 71.1 cm)
Signed on right: "E W Dickinson"
Dated top left: "1938"
Inscribed bottom right: "LANCIEUX"
Photo: Babcock Galleries


Painted in Lancieux, Brittany, September 5 (journal). Letter to his father from Lancieux, September 6, 1938, "I made my dÈbut as a cattle-painter yesterday when I painted a cow-piece of 5 cows from 3 models."


Sheldon Dick
Private collection
Michael or Gilbert Scharf
Scharf Family Collection

Exhibition History

1939b Passedoit Gallery: Drawings, Edwin W. Dickinson
1942 Chatham: Work by Edwin Dickinson, as "Cows, Lancieux"
1965 Whitney: Edwin Dickinson. Major retrospective
1976 PAAM: Edwin Dickinson Retrospective
1983 Hirschl & Adler Galleries: Realism and Abstraction: Counterpoints in American Drawings, 1900-1940
1986 New York Studio School: Founding Faculty of the New York Studio School
1992 Greenville: Edwin Dickinson, Wallace Putnam and Richard Maury