Our Ford, High Head
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EDWIN WALTER DICKINSON (1891-1978)
Our Ford, High Head
signed and dated twice 'EW Dickinson 1934' (lower right)--dated again (lower left)--signed and dated again (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
14 x 23 ⅞ in. (35.6 x 60.6 cm.)
Painted in 1934.
Sheldon Dick, New York.
Antoinette Dickinson Van Sickle, Seneca Falls, New York, sister of the above.
Private collection, New York, circa 1980.
Sotheby's, New York, 5 April 2012, lot 128.
Debra Force Fine Art, Inc., New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2013.
New York, James Graham & Sons, Edwin Dickinson: Retrospective, February 1-March 11, 1961.
This work is no. 225 in the Edwin Dickinson catalogue raisonné available at www.edwindickinson.org.
According to the artist's journal, the present work was painted on July 11, 1934 at High Head Ocean Beach on Cape Cod. The Ford automobile depicted was purchased by Dickinson the month before on June 23rd.
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Good condition. Unlined. Tacking edges covered with tape. Scattered surface cracking. Under ultraviolet light, a few small spots of inpainting in the extreme upper corners.
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