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Seated Female Nude (Emma Story Bellows)

Seated Female Nude (Emma Story Bellows)

after 1910

George Bellows

(American, 1882-1925)

Black lithographic crayon with traces of stylus (above head)

Support: Cream(3) wove paper

Sheet: 25.4 x 24.6 cm (10 x 9 11/16 in.)

Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. 1950.453



Bellows achieved fame as a young man for his powerful boxing scenes and images of urban life, but he also produced sensitive drawings and paintings of women. Bellows married Emma Story in 1910.

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