Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Wase
1924 George Bellows Born: Columbus, Ohio 1882 Died: New York, New York 1925 oil on canvas 51 1/4 x 63 in. (130.2 x 159.9 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Paul Mellon 1967.39.1 Smithsonian American Art Museum
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George Wesley Bellows (August 12 or August 19, 1882 – January 8, 1925) was an American realist painter, known for his bold depictions of urban life in New York City, becoming, according to the Columbus Museum of Art, “the most acclaimed American artist of his generation”.