Old Billiard Player

Old Billiard Player

1921

George Bellows

(American, 1882-1925)

Lithograph

Image: 22.9 x 18.9 cm (9 x 7 7/16 in.)

Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. 1936.554

Catalogue raisonné: Mason 84

Description

An avid billiards fan, Bellows enjoyed playing matches among a circle of close friends that included his valued colleague and former painting instructor Robert Henri. Despite the careful characterization of the titular figure in this print, his identity remains unknown.

See also
Collection: 
PR - Lithograph
Department: 
Prints
Type of artwork: 
Print
Medium: 
Lithograph

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