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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.312
People
John Singer Sargent, American (Florence, Italy 1856 - 1925 London, England)
Title
Granada (Church of San Jerónimo, Granada)
Other Titles
Former Title: Angels, after a relief, Church of Los Jerónimos, Granada
Former Title: Granada Statues
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1895
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/307926
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor and graphite on heavy wove watercolor paper
Dimensions
43.1 x 32.1 cm (16 15/16 x 12 5/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.l.: John S. Sargent-- Granada
  • inscription: left side of verso, graphite: 1575
  • inscription: verso of secondary support, graphite: Granada Statues
Provenance
The artist to Scott & Fowles, New York, 1921; purchased by Grenville L. Winthrop, March 1922; his bequest to Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.312
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Henry McBride, "Souvenirs of a Master of Technique", New York Tribune (December 11, 1921), p. C7

John Singer Sargent, His Own Work, exh. cat., Coe Kerr Gallery, Inc. (New York, NY, 1980), in checklist, unpaginated

Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., Virginia Anderson, and Kimberly Orcutt, ed., American Paintings at Harvard, Volume Two, Paintings, Drawings, Pastels and Stained Glass by Artists Born 1826-1856, Harvard Art Museums and Yale University Press (U.S.) (Cambridge, MA and New Haven, CT, 2008), p. 316, cat. no. 335, reproduced in b&w

Richard Ormond and Elaine Kilmurray, John Singer Sargent: Figures and Landscapes, 1883-1899, Yale University Press (U.S.) (New Haven and London, 2010), pp. 280, 282, 283, 359, no. 979, repr. p. 282

Richard Ormond and Elaine Kilmurray, John Singer Sargent: Figures and Landscapes, 1900-1907, Yale University Press (U.S.) (New Haven and London, 2012), pp. 97, 98 (notes 1 and 2), 233

Exhibition History

Water Colors by Sargent, Scott and Fowles, 12/01/1921 - 12/31/1921

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