Dance in a Madhouse, 1917

  • George Wesley Bellows, American, 1882-1925
  • Bolton Brown, American, 1865-1936

Lithograph printed in black ink on chine-collé

  • Framed: Image: 18 1/4 × 24 1/2 inches (46.4 × 62.2 cm) Chine: 19 3/4 × 25 3/4 inches (50.2 × 65.4 cm) Sheet: 23 7/8 × 30 3/8 inches (60.6 × 77.2 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

25.117

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Insanity
  • Dance
  • Lithography
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Lithograph
  • United states

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, on stone, lower center: Geo Bellows Signed, in pencil, lower right: Geo Bellows

Inscribed, in pencil, lower left of the chine: No 70 Inscribed, lower center: Dance in a Madhouse Inscribed, lower left corner of the supporting sheet: B12

Provenance

1925-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Bulletin of the DIA 7, 3 (1925): p. 34.

Rights Status

George Wesley Bellows, Dance in a Madhouse, 1917, lithograph printed in black ink on chine-collé. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 25.117.