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George Bellows

 (1882 - 1925)
George Wesley Bellows was active/lived in New York, Ohio.  George Bellows is known for genre, portrait, and street-landscape painting.

George Bellows

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Born in Columbus, Ohio, George Bellows was a major American artist of the early 20th century, known for his paintings of boxing match figures and for his lithographs, numbering nearly two hundred, of his paintings.  He became an instructor in New York at the Art Students League and at the Art Institute of Chicago.

He graduated from Ohio State University in 1903 and then attended the New York School of Art where he studied with Robert Henri, Kenneth Hayes Miller, and Hardesty Gilmore Maratta.  Henri inspired him to treat urban subjects in a realist, painterly manner, and between 1906 and 1913, he produced a number of scenes from New York life that defined his fine arts career.  In 1908, he won a prize at the   ...  Displaying 750 of 10373 characters.

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About  George Bellows

Born:  1882 - Columbus, Ohio
Died:   1925 - New York City
Known for:  genre, portrait, and street-landscape painting