Male Figure, sketch for the stairway murals of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

1921–25
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 63.3 x 48.5 cm (24 15/16 x 19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.661

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and graphite pencil

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Young nude man with one leg extended behind him and arms lifted and formed into a circle

Inscription

U. r.: 2 ; l.r.:in graphite pencil 12.5.6 (Fox number)

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