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Hezekiah Dyer

 (1872 - 1943)
Hezekiah Anthony Dyer was active/lived in Rhode Island.  Hezekiah Dyer is known for landscape, coastal views.

Biography  
Hezekiah Dyer


Biography from the Archives of askART

His works are located at:
Brown University:
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1.Watercolor [untitled]--seascape from a high shore vantage point (Edwin A. Burlingame bequest) (acc.# HP 00195)

Brown University-- Gardner House:
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1. Watercolor/gouache on paper [untitled]--windblown poplars (1914) (acc.# HP 00947)
2. Watercolor [untitled]--ruins in a southerly landscape (1896) (acc.# HP 00787)

Butler Hospital:
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1. Watercolor, "Villas on Two Promontories"
2. Watercolor, "A Castle on a Rocky Island"
3. Watercolor, "Italian Coast Beyond Olive Trees and Domed Church"
4. Watercolor, "A Dirt Lane"
5. Watercolor, "Doorway With Buckets"
6. Watercolor, "Two Trees, a Pond With Fence"
7. Watercolor and gouache, "Promontories Above the Italian Coast"
8. Watercolor, "Buildings on a Cliff Overlooking Lake With a Small Steamboat"
9. Watercolor and gouache, "View of the Alps from a High Pasture"
10. Watercolor and gouache, "The Alps Beyond a Lake"
11. Watercolor, "Twin Ponds Below Snow-Capped Alps"
12. Watercolor, "Village on a Lake with Alps Behind"
13. Watercolor, "Poplar Trees Bordering a Narrow Road"
14. Watercolor, "Turreted Building on Lake Como"
15. Watercolor,  "Roses in a Courtyard With Two Doors"

Providence Art Club:
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1. Watercolor, "Cemetery"
2. Watercolor, "Marine, Newport"
3. Watercolor, "Landscape"
4. Watercolor, "Horse & Cart Among Poplars"
5. Watercolor [untitled]--a shepherd with sheep by a cottage
6. Oil painting, "Thatched Roofed Cottages"

Rhode Island Historical Society:
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1. Watercolor, "Normandy Landscape" (acc.# 1973.135.1)

Rhode Island Historical Society--Graphics Dept.:
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1. Watercolor [untitled]--house near a pond (Call# Box: Paintings XXB) (Aldrich Collection)

RISD:
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1. Watercolor/gouache, "Landscape" (late 19th-mid 20th c) (acc.# 20.496)
2. Watercolor, "Interlaken" (late 19th-mid 20th c.) (acc.# 25.007)
3. Watercolor, "Marshland with Gray Mist" (late 19th-mid 20th c.) (acc.# 94.007)
4. Watercolor, "Landscape" (late 19th-mid 20th c.) (acc.# 94.008)
5. Watercolor, "Newport" (attributed to H.A. Dyer) (acc.# INV2006.503)

Rhodes-on-the-Pawtuxet:
1. Wall mural painting on silk, depicting a harbor scene in Singapore (1922)
    This is a very large scale mural in the front lobby.       

Source:
Unveiled: a directory and guide to 19th century born artists active in Rhode Island, and where to find their work in publicly accessible Rhode Island collections by Elinor L. Nacheman


Biography from the Archives of askART
Hezekiah Anthony Dyer (1872-1943) is best known as a landscape painter and lecturer. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island on October 23, 1872 and studied in both Holland and France. Dyer was an active member of the Providence (Rhode Island) Art Club; Providence (Rhode Island) Watercolor Club; Boston Society of Water Color Painters; American Federation of Arts; and the Newport Art Association.

Examples of his work include, "The Road that Leads them Home", a watercolor, in the collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; "Marine", at the Providence (Rhode Island) Art Club; "The Jungfrau", a watercolor, in the permanent collection Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island. In April 1897 he exhibited a watercolor "Meadow Banks", at the Boston Art Club.

His address in 1897 was 154 Power Street, Providence, Rhode Island. His address in 1929 was 170 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, Rhode Island.

Source: Charles Vogel


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About  Hezekiah Dyer

Born:  1872 - Providence, Rhode Island
Died:   1943 - Providence, Rhode Island
Known for:  landscape, coastal views