Nude Reclining

George Wesley Bellows, American, 1882 - 1925

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not dated

Crayon on wove paper

Sight: 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm)

Sight: 13 1/2 in. (34.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of A. Conger Goodyear

D.962.69.1

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Research Area

Drawing

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed, in charcoal, lower left: Geo Bellows; on old mat board: "Reclining Figure" 212: $175

Course History

SART 15, Drawing I, Karol Kawiaka, Spring 2019

SART 15.02, Drawing I, Lucy Mink Covello, Winter 2020

SART 22, Figure Drawing, Jerry Auten, Winter 2020

Exhibition History

Director's Choice, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 10-July 10, 1966.

Drawing from the Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, SArt15, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 9-October 22, 2000.

Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 1973.

The Nude, (Art 1), Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 12-November 25, 1979.

The Nude, Barrows Print Room, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 27-November 3, 1974.

The Nude, South Lobby, Hopkins Center Art Center Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 29-October 22, 1976.

Works on Paper: Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Drawings and Watercolors from the Dartmouth College Collection, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 30-September 21, 1975.

Publication History

Franklin W. Robinson, [et al.], Works on Paper: Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Drawings and Watercolors from the Dartmouth College Collection, Hanover, N.H.: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1975, pp. 43-44.

Barbara J. MacAdam, Marks of Distinction, Two Hundred Years of American Drawings and Watercolors from the Hood Museum of Art, Manchester, Vermont: Hudson Hills Press, 2005, ill. p. 227.

Provenance

A. Conger Goodyear (1877-1964); given to present collection, 1962.

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