George Bellows, American
The Wright Museum of Art presents an exhibition of the lithographs of the 20th century American artist George Bellows, on display in the North Gallery from September 13th to November 4th.
Opening reception on September 19th to include Distinguished New York art dealer and Bellows expert Franklin Riehlman who will address the audience.
Drawn from the collection of Victor Ferrall, President Emeritus of Beloit College and his wife Linda Smith, the exhibition showcases Bellows’ recurring themes of family and city life, boxing, culture and class distinctions, and the horrors of modern war.
This show coincides with a year-long, comprehensive exhibition of Bellows’ work mounted by, and now open at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., and later travelling to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Royal Academy of Arts in London.