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Old Varsity Men Break in and Give Advice

Artist:
George Bellows (American, Columbus, Ohio 1882–1925 New York)
Date:
1918
Medium:
Charcoal and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
19 x 24 1/2 in. (48.3 x 62.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of George D. Pratt, 1935
Accession Number:
48.149.14
Not on view
George D. Pratt, New York (until d. 1935; bequest to MMA with a life interest retained by his wife, Vera Amherst Hale Pratt, until 1948)

Art Institute of Chicago. "George Bellows: Paintings, Drawings and Prints," January 31–March 10, 1946, no. 80 (as "'Old Varsity Men Break through and Give Advice,'" lent by Mrs. George D. Pratt, New York).

Macon, Ga. Museum of Arts and Sciences. "George Bellows: The Personal Side," March 16–May 6, 1984, unnumbered cat. (fig. 33).

James Hopper with illustrations by George Bellows. "The Pony Trio." Everybody's Magazine 39 (November 1918), ill. p. 30, part of a series of drawings of football scenes commissioned by "Everybody's Magazine".



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