Still Life - Bowl of Flowers

Conte lithographic crayon and wash on paper



The still life appears in "Torso with Flowers" and the bowl with similar arrangement appears in the drawing "Mr. Barnstable Awakes" an illustration for "The Return to Life" (Mason 160), part of Bellows' 1923 "Men Like Gods" series.
A rare still life by the artist.
Mary Lubin dated this drawing 1913.

Provenance H.V. Allison & Co., New York, NY
Dr. & Mrs. Harold Rifkin
Adelson Galleries, New York, NY (label)
Meredith Long & Company, Houston, TX (label)
Mary Lubin Fine Arts, New York, NY (label)
Collection Arthur A. Anderson

Exhibition On loan to the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY, 2006-2008.

Upper 1/4 in. of image (2 1/4 in. of sheet) is missing and concealed by the mat.

Image: 9 1/2 x 13 1/4"
Sheet: 14 3/4 x 16 3/4"