verso Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1937.7.26.13
People
John Singer Sargent, American (Florence, Italy 1856 - 1925 London, England)
Title
Blank page; verso: Sketch of Madame Helleu
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
sketchbook page, drawing
Date
1889
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/194818
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on cream wove paper
Dimensions
23.9 x 14.9 cm (9 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: l.r., red-brown ink: 13
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
1937.7.26.13
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Mary Anne Goley, The Paul Magriel Collection: American Drawings 1800-1965, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Washington, D.C, 1981), p. 14 note 5

Richard Ormond and Elaine Kilmurray, John Singer Sargent: The Early Portraits, Yale University Press (New Haven, CT and London, England, 1998), verso, p. 230

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