Carrara: Wet Quarries

1911
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 40.3 x 52.9 cm (15 7/8 x 20 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.241

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

Inscription

Signed, l.l.: John S. Sargent

Provenance

1912, sold by the artist through M. Knoedler, New York, to the MFA. (Accession date: April 4, 1912)

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund