Monday, June 29

An American Experiment George Bellows and The Ashcan Painters


"With 12 paintings never before seen in the UK, this exhibition introduces visitors to the American artist George Bellows and his artist friends, the Ashcan Painters: William Glackens, George Luks, John Sloan and their teacher Robert Henri. The Ashcan School was formed at the beginning of the 20th century. American painters, principally in New York City and Philadelphia, began to develop a uniquely American view on the beauty, violence and velocity of the modern world."
National Gallery
An American Experiment: George Bellows and the Ashcan Painters, National Gallery, London
An American Experiment: George Bellows and the Ashcan Painters, National Gallery
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