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Cliff Dwellers  1913

by George Bellows

Among the first paintings acquired by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Cliff Dwellers is still its best known and most often reproduced American painting. [br] A large part of the work’s attraction to students of American history has been the fact that it appears to stand out among Ash Can school paintings as a statement of strong social criticism. This interpretati...
40 3/16 x 42 1/16 in.
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art