Sidney Wiggins (1881-1940)
Sidney Miller Wiggins (1881-1940). Washing Day Down by the Sea, Gloucester c.1920. Oil on artist board measures 12 x 16 inches; 18 x 22 inches in a period hand-carved gilt frame original to the piece.
The creator of oil and watercolor paintings, etchings, wood cuts, linoleum cuts and photographs, Wiggins painted landscapes of the Hudson River and the Westchester Countryside, ships, docks, and fishing boats in Gloucester, Massachusetts, still lives, and European scenes, particularily in Pre-War Spain.