Gott Strafe England (second state)
(1918) Lithograph Print
21-1/4 x 25-1/8 inches
53.9 x 63.9 cm
Image: 21-1/4 x 25-1/8"
Edition: at least 60
From the War Series
Signed by the artist in the plate upper right: Geo Bellows
The phrase "Gott Strafe England" (May God punish England) was a slogan used by the German army during WWI
Signed by the artist's daughter, Jean Bellows Booth (JBB)
Annotated in pencil lower left: "No. 17"
Bibliography: Lauris Mason; assisted by Joan Ludman, The Lithographs of George Bellows: A Catalogue Raisonne (New York: KTO Press, 1977), 55 (only state)
Jane Myers and Linda Ayres, George Bellows: The Artist and His Lithographs 1916-1924 (Ft. Worth, TX: Amon Carter Museum, 1988), 171
Lauris Mason assisted by Joan Ludman, The Lithographs of George Bellows: A Catalogue Raisonne, Revised edition (San Francisco: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1992), 55, second state
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