View from Dos' Window

Provincetown, MA
Pencil on paper
13 x 10 in. (33 x 25.4 cm)
Inscribed, signed, dated on left:
"1947 John Francis from E W Dickinson 1936"
Photo: Provincetown Art Association and Museum


Drawn in Provincetown, MA, January 25, from upstairs window of houseof Mr. & Mrs. John Dos Passos, formerly the house of the Smooleys. In 1932 the Dickinsons lived in an apartment owned by J. Francis. In 1947, being still in arrears on the rent, ED gave John Francis this drawing of 1936, which was inherited by his sister.


John Francis
Provincetown Art Association and Museum,

Exhibition History

1936 Passedoit Gallery: Drawings: Edwin W. Dickinson, as "View through Cottage, 1941"
1974 Cape Cod Conservatory: An Exhibition by Edwin Dickinson
1976 PAAM: Edwin Dickinson Retrospective
1984 PAAM: The Permanent Collection
1986 East Hampton: Crosscurrents: An Exchange Between Guild Hall Museum and the Provincetown Art Association and Museum
1991a PAAM: The Artist's Eye II
1992b PAAM: The Artist's Eye: Winter
2007 PAAM: Edwin Dickinson In Provincetown 1912-1937