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Edwin Dickinson

 (1891 - 1978)
Edwin Walter Dickinson was active/lived in New York, California, Massachusetts.  Edwin Dickinson is known for mod-mystic views, portrait, genre.

Edwin Dickinson

Born in Seneca Falls, New York on Oct. 11, 1891, Edwin Dickinson studied at the Pennsylvania Institute of Art, Art Students League in New York City with William Merritt. Chase and in Provincetown with Charles Hawthorne.

Most of his career was spent in New York City where he taught at the Art Students League (1922-25, 1945).  He was a resident of Los Angeles in 1930. 

 He taught at the Boston Museum after 1946 and died in Wellfleet, MA in December 1978.

Pasadena Art Institute, 1930; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1930; Painters & Sculptors of Los Angeles, 1930; many others.

MM; Springfield (MA) Museum.

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Who's Who in American Art 1936-70; Social Security Death Index (1940-2002).

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Edwin Dickinson in his studio c. 1955. Photo: George Yater courtesy PAAM

About  Edwin Dickinson

Born:  1891 - Seneca Falls, New York
Died:   1978 - Wellfleet, Massachusetts
Known for:  mod-mystic views, portrait, genre