HEZEKIAH A. DYER PAINTING FRENCH COTTAGE w/ HOLLYHOCKS
- ARTIST: Hezekiah Anthony Dyer
- ORIGIN: American, (1872-1943)
- SIGNED: H.A. Dyer (ll);
- TITLED: Caudebec (in pencil)
- MEDIUM: Watercolor, Gouache, Pencil,Paper Mounted on Board
- SIZE: 11 x 15 In. (artwork) / 17 x 21 In. (framed)
- CONDITION: Slight browning to the paper, otherwise excellent.
- ADDITIONAL NOTES: Housed in a gilt wood contemporary wooden frame.
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.