Anna Hanley Bird

Bradford, PA
on paper
10 5/8 x 12 5/8 in. (27 x 32.1 cm)
Dated, signed upper right: "1937 E W Dickinson"
Photo: James McKenna Bird


Notes: Drawn in Bradford, PA, of Mrs. John W. Bird (Anna Hanley) May 25, 26. (journal). A commission, Mrs. Bird was displeased with her portrait and it was refused. Mrs. Bird was the sister of Dr. T. Edward Hanley.

Pl. 30, Goodrich, "Drawings of Edwin Dickinson."


Private Collection
The Baltimore Museum of Art

Exhibition History

1959 Boston University Art Gallery: Edwin Dickinson, Retrospective Exhibition
1961 James Graham & Sons: Edwin Dickinson, Retrospective, as "Portrait" 1941"
1961 Whitney: as "Portrait" 1941
1965 Whitney: Edwin Dickinson. Major retrospective, as "Portrait"
1968 David Daniels Collection: Selections from the Drawing Collection of David Daniels, as "Portrait"
197677 Whitney: American Master Drawings and Watercolors: A History of Works on Paper from Colonial Times to the Present, as "Portrait of a Woman"
197980 Baltimore Museum of Art and AFA: Master Drawings and Watercolors of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, as "Portrait of Mrs. B."
1982b NAD: Art Students League Benefit Sale, as "Portrait of a Woman."
1987 Baltimore Museum of Art: Figure Drawings from the Museum's Thomas E. Benesch Memorial Collection, as "Portrait of Mrs. B."
1991 Baltimore Museum of Art: As Artists See Us, as "Portrait of Mrs. B."