LITTLE BROWN BROTHER.

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Robert Riggs

Artist's Biography

Little Brown Brother.

Lithograph, c.1932.
Image size 13 x 16 7/8" (33 x 42.4 cm).
Good condition, save for very faint reverse mat line.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 11261
Price: $4,000.00
Publisher :
In his book, Bassham attributes Riggs initiation into lithography and his fascination with boxing to the influence of George Bellows. After a 1931 exhibition of Bellow's prints in his home town of Philadelphia, Riggs turned out his first lithograph, "Before the Fight." By 1934 he completed a total of 26 prints showing prize fights.Signed and titled in pencil. 20th Century Subjects , Sports & Games , Boxing

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