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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1937.7.2.23
People
John Singer Sargent, American (Florence, Italy 1856 - 1925 London, England)
Title
Hercules, after the Antique
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing, sketchbook page
Date
1869
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
24.2 x 15.2 cm (9 1/2 x 6 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: u.r.c., red-brown ink: 23
  • inscription: l.r., graphite, in artist's hand: Hercules / Capitol
Provenance
To the artist's sisters, Violet (Mrs. Francis) Ormond and Emily Sargent, at his death, 1925; gift of Mrs. Ormond to the Fogg Art Museum, 1937.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mrs. Francis Ormond
Accession Year
1937
Object Number
1937.7.2.23
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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