Blue Morning  1909

by George Bellows

Blue Morning is the last of four paintings that George Bellows executed from 1907 to 1909 depicting the construction site of the Pennsylvania Station railroad terminal in New York City. Undertaken by the Pennsylvania Railroad and designed by architectural firm McKim, Mead, & White, Pennsylvania Station (more commonly known as Penn Station) was an enormously ambitious proje...
86.3 x 111.7 cm (34 x 44 in.)
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of National Gallery of Art, Washington