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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1980.51
People
John Singer Sargent, American (Florence, Italy 1856 - 1925 London, England)
Title
Study Sheet from Café L'Avenue
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Study Sheet from Café Laverne
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1890-1891
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/309121
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown and black ink over graphite on cream paper, darkened
Dimensions
36.7 x 28.3 cm (14 7/16 x 11 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, graphite: By John L. (sic) Sargent/ Dec. 28-1890--Café Laverne-- Paris/ Sketch by John L. (sic) Sargent in Album of La dame du Comptoir/ ++cut out++ given me by her/ J. S. Barnes
Provenance
James Barnes.
Cornelia Barnes Rogers.
Dr. and Mrs. Somers H. Sturgis, Cambridge, MA, Gift to Fogg Art Museum, 1980.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Somers H. Sturgis
Accession Year
1980
Object Number
1980.51
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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