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3203B Boston
January 25, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) The Crowd

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


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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