Business Men's Class (Business Men's Class, Y.M.C.A.)
George Wesley Bellows
Bellows, gifted with a tall, athletic body, was a talented basketball player and semiprofessional baseball player before becoming an artist. Here he shows a comic disdain for a motley group of ungainly businessmen attempting to improve their physiques in a class at the YMCA.
Lithograph on wove paper
Sheet: 16 x 23 11/16 in. (40.6 x 60.2 cm)
Image: 11 1/2 x 17 1/4 in. (29.2 x 43.8 cm) (show scale)
Signed, "Geo. Bellows" lower right margin in pencil
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Gift of Chester Dale
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George Wesley Bellows (American, 1882-1925). Business Men's Class (Business Men's Class, Y.M.C.A.), 1916. Lithograph on wove paper, Sheet: 16 x 23 11/16 in. (40.6 x 60.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Chester Dale, 63.155.10 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 63.155.10_PS1.jpg)
overall, 63.155.10_PS1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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