Sketch Of A Balustrade, San Domenico E Sisto, Rome
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1931.107.A
People
John Singer Sargent, American (Florence, Italy 1856 - 1925 London, England)
Title
Sketch of a Balustrade, San Domenico e Sisto, Rome
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1907
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
actual: 11 x 16.9 cm (4 5/16 x 6 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and 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.
Aquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Miss Emily Sargent and Mrs. Francis Ormond in memory of their brother, John Singer Sargent
Accession Year
1931
Object Number
1931.107.A
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Publication History

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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Verification Level

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