Double-sided Drawing for Boston Public Library Murals a.(Recto): Sorrowing Figure (Mourning Angel) b.(Verso): Boy and Hand of Israel

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 61 x 47 cm (24 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.543

Medium or Technique

a. (Recto): charcoal and white chalk b. (Verso): charcoal

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto in graphite pencil: u.l.: 2.2.1 (Fox number)
Verso in graphite pencil: l.r.: 2.2.1; Reverse also A3

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