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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1937.7.34.3
People
John Singer Sargent, American (Florence, Italy 1856 - 1925 London, England)
Title
Boxcars for Military Transport
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing, sketchbook page
Date
1918
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/195036
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on off-white wove paper
Dimensions
25.4 x 36.8 cm (10 x 14 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: u.r., red-brown ink: 3
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
1937.7.34.3
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
A charcoal or chalk offset on the verso of this page indicates that a page with that media has been removed from the binding.
Publication History

Miriam Stewart and Kerry Schauber, "Catalogue of Sketchbooks and Albums by John Singer Sargent at the Fogg Art Museum", Harvard University Art Museums Bulletin (Cambridge, MA, Fall 1999 - Winter 2000), vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 16-38, repr. p. 34

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