Signed and dated in graphite along r. edge of sheet: E. W. Dickinson 1939; Inscribed in graphite, l. r. bottom edge: 770 (This number refers to 770 West Ferry Street, Ainsley and Esther Sawyer's address in Buffalo, NY, where the artist was living with his family in the winter of 1938-39. The iron bench featured in this drawing was installed in their backyard.); Inscription in graphite, u. l. along l. edge of sheet: Souvenir
Esther and Ainsley Sawyer, Buffalo, NY; bequeathed to their son; passed through several dealers; Babcock Galleries, New York; purchased by MFA, March 1997.
Gift of Florence S. Gerstein and Lucy Dalbiac Luard Fund
© Helen Dickinson