Double-sided Drawing for Boston Public Library Murals a. (Recto) Sketch for the Mysteries - Ceiling Study b. (Verso) Architectural Study

1903–16
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 40 x 61 cm (15 3/4 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

28.587

Medium or Technique

a. (Recto): charcoal and graphite pencil on paper b. (Verso): graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto in graphite pencil: l.r.: 5.a.1 (Fox number)
Verso in graphite pencil: u.r.: S.6.150; 28.587; l.l.: 5.a.1

Provenance

The Sargent Collection, gift to MFA October 4,1928

Credit Line

The Sargent Collection–Gift of Miss Emily Sargent and Mrs. Violet Ormond in memory of their brother, John Singer Sargent