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Children and Summer, 1919
Object Date: ca. 1920

George Wesley Bellows

Middletown, Rhode Island
Oil on canvas, Image H: 18.125 in, Image W: 22.125 in, Frame H: 27.375 in, Frame W: 31.5 in
Gift of Mrs. Felix Fuld, 1925  25.1162
Not On View
Primary Title Notes: verso inscription
Inscriptions:
recto l.r. blue paint "Geo Bellows."; backing: c.r. black paint "CHILDREN AND SUMMER / GEO BELLOWS. / Geo Bellows" [artist's hand]

Labels/Stamps:
back of frame: l.c. label, "The American Federation of Arts, New York, NY, Surviving the Ages: Paintings and their Preservation, September 1963-September 1964"; l.r. label, "Worcester Art Museum" (label torn); backing: u.l. two-part label "Berry-Hill / Ashcan Kids: Children in the ARt of / Henri, Luks, Glackens, Bellows and Sloan / December 2, 1998 - January 16, 1999 / GEORGE BELLOWS 1882-1985 / Children and Summer Among the Shrubs 1919 / Berry Hill Galleries 11 East 70th Street New York, New York 10021"; backing: u.l. label "Berry-Hill / GEORGE BELLOWS 1882-1925 / Children and Summer Among the Shrubs 1919 / Oil on panel / 18 x 22 inches Signed (lower right): Geo Bellows / Z/0113 / Berry Hill Galleries 11 East 70th Street, New York, New York 10021"

Provenance: Purchased from the artist, New York, New York
Exhibition History:
Atlantic City Art Association Exhibition (1929)

torn label - Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts

"Ashcan Kids: Children in the Art of Bellows, Glackens, Henri, Luks and Sloan," Berry-Hill Galleries, New York, New York (Dec. 2, 1998 - Jan. 16, 1999)

"Surviving the Ages," American Federation of Art (1963)

Keywords: Landscape, Children, Summer, Painting