biography of Preston DICKINSON (1891-1930)

Birth place: NYC

Death place: Spain

Addresses: NYC

Profession: Painter

Studied: ASL, with Ernest Lawson; Académie Julian, Paris with J.P. Laurens, 1911.

Exhibited: PAFA, 1924-25; Sesqui-Centennial Expo, Phila., 1926 (med.); Salons of Am.; AIC, 1929, 1931; WMAA.

Work: CMA; BM; Albright Gal.; Fogg Mus.; Omaha; Hartford; PMG

Comments: A modernist painter, he was in Paris from 1910-15, and was mainly influenced by the Parisian Cubists and Chinese art.

Sources: WW29; 300 Years of American Art, 842; Falk, Exh. Record Series.