Cross Rip and Drifter

Wellfleet, MA
Oil on panel
8 x 9 1/2 in. (20.3 x 24.1 cm)
Signed on left: "E W Dickinson"
Dated, inscribed on right: "1949 Helen"
Inscribed on bottom: "Drifter and X Rip COVE"
Dr. Amy Pollack
Photo: Glenn Castellano


Painted in Wellfleet, MA, June 25 (journal), of the Cove in front of the Dickinson house. The "Cross Rip" was ECD's sailboat and "Drifter" his rowboat. ED note: "wind is from the SSW""If any of the family with me when painting I always put it in."


Private collection
Dr. Amy Pollack

Exhibition History

1990b Babcock Galleries: Edwin Dickinson, A Vision of Coast and Sea