A Stag at Sharkey's
Printed by George C. Miller
Image: 18 7/16 x 23 15/16 in.
Sheet: 21 7/8 x 26 3/4 in.
signed l.c. on stone: Geo Bellows
numbered l.l. below image in graphite: No 37
titled l.c. below image in graphite: A Stag at Sharkey's
signed l.r. below image in graphite: Geo Bellows
numbered l.c. near edge in graphite: 41145
[removed] printed white label: Sterling and Francine Clark \ Art Institute \ Temp. Reg. No. \ 497/82 [in ink]
[removed] printed yellow label: Artist: George W. Bellows [typewritten] CAT. #50 [in ink] \ Title (date): Stag at Sharkeys. 1917 [typewritten] \ Medium: Lithograph [typewritten] \ Lender: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Donald B. Marron [typewritten] \ Loan No.: Ex. 1980.20.22 [typewritten] \ Santa Barbara Museum of Art 23 83 [in graphite]
[removed] printed white label: H. V. ALLISON & CO., INC. \ 11 EAST 57th STREET \ NEW YORK, N.Y. 10022 \ [double line] \ [typewritten] "Stag at Sharkey's" \ Original Lithograph by \ GEORGE BELLOWS (1882-1925) \ Bellows catalogue #71. Drawn in 1917. \ Proof # 37 of an edition of 98 proofs . \ Signed by the artist. The 'Stag at \ Sharkey's" was the first lithograph to \ attract general public attention. Many \ of the early pictures of prize fights were \ impressions of nights at this "Club".
Donald Marron Collection
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas