The Pool Player

The Pool Player

1921

George Bellows

(American, 1882-1925)

Lithograph

Image: 13 x 25.5 cm (5 1/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. 1936.577

Catalogue raisonné: Mason 83

Location

Description

A single overhead light illuminates the pool player’s careful concentration and agile pose while casting two rapt companions in shadow. The figure on the left is believed to be Bellows’s self-portrait.

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

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