George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925)
George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925)
George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925)
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GEORGE WESLEY BELLOWS (1882-1925)

Through the Trees, Monhegan Island, Maine

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GEORGE WESLEY BELLOWS (1882-1925)
Through the Trees, Monhegan Island, Maine
signed 'Geo Bellows.' (lower left)
oil on panel
15 x 19 1⁄2 in. (38.1 x 49.5 cm.)
Painted in 1913.
Provenance
The artist.
Estate of the above.
Emma S. Bellows, wife of the artist.
Estate of the above.
H.V. Allison & Co., New York.
Campanile Galleries, Chicago, Illinois, 1968.
Sotheby's, New York, 29 May 1981, lot 74.
Private collection, New York.
Christie's, New York, 30 September 1988, lot 377, sold by the above.
Private collection, Birmingham, Alabama, acquired from the above.
Private collection, by 2004.
Spanierman Gallery, LLC, New York.
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2005.
Literature
Artist's Record Book A, p. 206, no. 234.
Exhibited
New York, H.V. Allison & Co., 1964.
Orlando, Florida, Loch Haven Art Center, Art for Collections, May 13-30, 1971.
Birmingham, Alabama, Birmingham Museum of Art, on loan.
Monhegan, Maine, Monhegan Historical & Cultural Museum, Side by Side on Monhegan: The Henri Circle and American Impressionists, July 1-September 30, 2004.
Post Lot Text
To be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the paintings of George Bellows being prepared by Glenn C. Peck. An online version of the catalogue is available at www.hvallison.com.

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