Massacre at Dinant (Village Massacre)



Signed by the artist's daughter, Jean Bellows Booth (JBB)
Annotated "No. 98" in pencil lower left

From the War Series

Used in the November, 1918 Vanity Fair to illustrate "The Hun."

Bellows also produced a painting based on this subject, now on long-term loan to the Greenville County Museum of Art, South Carolina

Provenance Bellows Family Trust

Bibliography Lauris Mason; assisted by Joan Ludman, The Lithographs of George Bellows: A Catalogue Raisonne (New York: KTO Press, 1977), 54.

Jane Myers and Linda Ayres, George Bellows: The Artist and His Lithographs 1916-1924 (Ft. Worth, TX: Amon Carter Museum, 1988), p. 61.

Printer's creases throughout, especially along top

Sheet: 19 1/4 x 30 1/2"
Image: 17 3/4 x 29 5/8"