The Life Class, First Stone, First State
Signed by the artist's daughter Jean Bellows Booth (J.B.B.) lower right
Annotated "X" lower left
Edition: at least 20
Working proof with extensive lithographic crayon alterations to shading in the background.
Provenance Bellows Family Trust
Bibliography Lauris Mason assisted by Joan Ludman, The Lithographs of George Bellows: A Catalogue Raisonne, Revised edition (San Francisco: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1992), 43.
Printed on heavy Japan proofing paper. Printers creases.
Image: 13 15/16 x 19 7/16"