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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1937.9.3
People
John Singer Sargent, American (Florence, Italy 1856 - 1925 London, England)
Title
Standing Male Nude with Raised Right Arm Seen from Behind
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
album page, drawing
Date
c. 1890 - 1915
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/310367
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Charcoal on cream laid paper
Dimensions
62.8 x 48.2 cm (24 3/4 x 19 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: MICHALLET
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
1937.9.3
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Trevor J. Fairbrother, "A Private Album: John Singer Sargent's Studies of Nude Male Models", Arts Magazine (December 1981), vol. LVI, no. 4, pp. 70-79

Trevor J. Fairbrother, John Singer Sargent: The Sensualist, exh. cat., Seattle Art Museum/Yale University Press (Seattle, WA and New Haven, CT, 2000), repr. as Folio 3, following p. 180

John Singer Sargent, exh. cat., Nationalmuseum (Stockholm, 2018), p. 157, repr. p. 157

Exhibition History

Drawing on Tradition: The Lost Legacy of Academic Figure Studies, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/19/1994 - 01/29/1995

John Singer Sargent, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, 12/14/2000 - 03/18/2001

John Singer Sargent, Nationalmuseum, Stockholm, 10/13/2018 - 01/13/2019

Related Works

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