Identification and Creation
Object Number
1937.8.104
People
John Singer Sargent, American (Florence, Italy 1856 - 1925 London, England)
Title
Glacier du Brouillard From High Up
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
c. 1907
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/308612
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Graphite on cream wove paper
Dimensions
15.6 x 23.7 cm (6 1/8 x 9 5/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: lower edge at left, graphite: Glacier du Brouillard from high up
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
1937.8.104
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Stephanie Herdrich and Helen Barbara Weinberg, American Drawings and Watercolors in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: John Singer Sargent, The Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, NY, 2000), p. 312-313, under no. 287

Richard Ormond and Elaine Kilmurray, John Singer Sargent: Figures and Landscapes, 1900-1907, Yale University Press (U.S.) (New Haven and London, 2012), fig. 167, p. 318

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