Love of Winter (Christmas 1917), First State
Signed in stone lower right: "Geo. Bellows"
Message beneath image reads: "Miss Jean Bellows - Miss Anne Bellows, Emma Bellows and George Bellows Wish you a merry CHRISTMAS and HAPPY-NEW-YEAR"
Note: The Bellows family's second Christmas card was based on painting done in 1914 (The Art Institute of Chicago)
Provenance Collection Arthur A. Anderson
On loan to the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York, New Paultz, NY 2006-2008.
Bibliography Lauris Mason assisted by Joan Ludman, The Lithographs of George Bellows: A Catalogue Raisonne, Revised edition (San Francisco: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1992), 50.
Sheet: 11 x 6 1/4"
Image: 4 3/4 x 5 3/4"