Double-sided Drawing for Boston Public Library Murals - Frieze of Prophets a. (Recto) Amos with Staff and Rope b. (Verso) Draped Standing Male Figure Grasping (?)

1890–95
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 61 x 48.2 cm (24 x 19 in.)

Accession Number

28.531

Medium or Technique

a. (Recto): charcoal on paper b. (Verso): charcoal on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto in graphite pencil: l.r.: 1.3.2 (Fox number); 28.531
Verso in graphite pencil: l.r.: 1.2; u.l.: S.6.196; l.l.: 3.1.2

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