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HUMAN REFLECTIONS | PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION

George Wesley Bellows
ROBIN, PORTRAIT OF CLIFTON WEBB
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 USD
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HUMAN REFLECTIONS | PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION

George Wesley Bellows
ROBIN, PORTRAIT OF CLIFTON WEBB
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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George Wesley Bellows
1882 - 1925
ROBIN, PORTRAIT OF CLIFTON WEBB
signed Geo Bellows and inscribed Robin (upper left)
oil on canvas
44 1/2 by 30 1/2 inches
(113 by 77.5 cm)
Painted in 1905. 
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This work is included in the online version of the catalogue raisonné available at www.hvallison.com and will be included in the publication being prepared by Glenn C. Peck.

Provenance

Emma S. Bellows (wife of the artist)
[with]H.V. Allison & Co., New York
Twentieth Century Fox Film Studios, 1950
Clifton Webb, 1951 (gift from the above)
Private collection, 1981 (acquired from the above; sold: Christie's, New York, March 25, 2015, lot 103)
Collisart, Cold Spring, New York
Acquired by the present owner from the above, 2017

Exhibited

Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, George Bellows: A Retrospective Exhibition, January-February 1957, no. 1, pp. 14, 37, illustrated
Washington, D.C., National Portrait Gallery, Portraits by George Bellows, November 4, 1981-January 3, 1982, pp. 26-7, illustrated
Los Angeles, California, Los Angeles County Museum of Art; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Columbus, Ohio, Columbus Museum of Art; Dallas, Texas, Amon Carter Museum, The Paintings of George Bellows, February 1992-May 1993, pp. 11, 175-77, illustrated fig. 6

American Art

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New York