Carrara: Monsieur Dervillé's Quarry

1911
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 40.3 x 53.5 cm (15 7/8 x 21 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.236

Medium or Technique

Translucent watercolor, with touches of opaque watercolor and wax resist, over graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

The owner of the quarry was Stephane Derviillé

Inscription

Signed, l.r.: John S. Sargent

Provenance

Purchased from the artist through M. Knoedler, New York, April 4, 1912

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund