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Bellows, George Wesley

Born: 1882 AD
Died: 1925 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Painters

1882 – Born on the 12th of August in Columbus, Ohio. American sports artist and lithographer.

 

1901 – 1904 – He attended Ohio State University and was encouraged to become a professional baseball player.

  

1904 – He left Ohio State University and moved to New York City to study art.

 

1906 – Bellows was renting his own studio.

 

1908 – Organized an exhibition of mostly urban studies.

 

1907 – 1915 – Executed a series of paintings depicting New York City under snowfall.

 

1918 – Created a series of lithographs and paintings that graphically depicted the atrocities committed by Germany.

 

1921 – 1924 – He collaborated with master printer Bolton Brown on more than a hundred images.

 

1925 – Died on the 8th of January this year.