29 November 2001
George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925)
The Ghost of Sergeant Kelly
signed 'Geo Bellows' (lower center) -- signed again and inscribed with title and various notations on original backing
watercolor and crayon on paper
18 x 23 3/8 in. (45.6 x 59.4 cm.)
H.V. Allison & Co., Inc., New York.
Sid Deutsch Gallery, New York, 1980.
Sotheby's, New York, 17 March 1994, lot 150 (as Hand to Hand Combat).
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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C. Forbes, "The Forbes Magazine Collection," American Art Review, June 1999, pp. 128-141
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