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George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) The Crowd

Auction:
3203B
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3203B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925)

The Crowd, from Men Like Gods, 1923, first state of two, total edition between both states probably 18 (Mason, 162). Signed "Geo Bellows" in pencil l.r. and within the matrix, titled in pencil l.c., inscribed "Bolton Brown, imp." in pencil l.l. Lithograph on wove paper, image size 14 3/4 x 11 3/4 in. (37.3 x 29.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Full sheet with deckled left and upper edges, toning, staining, pale fox marks.
Estimate $500-700

The sheet measures 23 3/8 x 20 1/4 inches. There are old hinges affixed to the verso and glue/residue from old hinges near the upper corners recto.


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Bellows, George Bellows, Nude art, Pencil, State-space representation, Technology, Visual arts

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