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Sketch of a Balustrade, San Domenico e Sisto, Rome


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American (Florence, Italy 1856 - 1925 London, England)
Sketch of a Balustrade, San Domenico e Sisto, Rome, c. 1907
Drawing
American
,
20th century
Graphite on off-white wove paper
actual: 11 x 16.9 cm (4 5/16 x 6 5/8 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Miss Emily Sargent and Mrs. Francis Ormond in memory of their brother, John Singer Sargent
, 1931.107.A
Marks
inscription: l.l., graphite: J. S. 54
Provenance
To the artist's sisters, Violet (Mrs. Francis) Ormond and Emily Sargent, at his death, 1925; their gift to the Fogg Art Museum, 1931.
Bibliography
Elaine Kilmurray and Richard Ormond, Sargent e l'Italia, exh. cat., Ferrara Arte SpA (Ferrara, Italy, 2002), p. 226, under no. 26

Richard Ormond and Elaine Kilmurray, John Singer Sargent: The Later Portraits, Yale University Press (U.S.) (New Haven CT and London England, 2003), under no. 542, repr. as fig. 116

Richard Ormond and Elaine Kilmurray, John Singer Sargent: Figures and Landscapes, 1900-1907, Yale University Press (New Haven and London, 2012), p. 216, fig. 86, p. 217

Exhibition History
Boston Back Bay Exhibition, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, 11/01/1969 - 01/11/1970
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