- Identification and Creation
- Physical Descriptions
- Black ink and gouache with traces of graphite on tan wove paper
- 18.9 x 14.5 cm (7 7/16 x 5 11/16 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- inscription: upper left, gray ink, in artist's hand: pour Vase Clodion
- John Singer Sargent; his sale, Christie's London, July 24-25, 1925, part of no. 269 (£58 16s.); purchased at that sale by Scott and Fowles, New York; acquired from them by Grenville L. Winthrop, January 1926 ($550); his bequest to the Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- European and American Art
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- Publication History
Elisabeth Chase Geissbuhler, Rodin: Later Drawings, Beacon Press (Boston, 1963), p. 10, pl. 4
Rodolfo Paras-Perez, "Notes on Rodin's Drawings", Art Quarterly (Summer 1967), 30, p. 136
Claudie Judrin, Inventaire des dessins, Editions du Musée Rodin (Paris, France, 1984 - 1992), vol. 5, p. 373
Trevor J. Fairbrother, "Possessions and Props: The Collection of John Singer Sargent", The Magazine Antiques (February 2001), vol. 159, no. 2, pp. 314-323, note 28 (p. 323)
Stephan Wolohojian, ed., A Private Passion: 19th-Century Paintings and Drawings from the Grenville L. Winthrop Collection, Harvard University, exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Yale University Press (U.S.) (New York, 2003), cat. no. 114, repr. (color)
- Exhibition History
A Private Passion: 19th-Century Paintings and Drawings from the Grenville L. Winthrop Collection, Harvard University, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 10/23/2003 - 01/25/2004
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