Simplon Pass: Avalanche Track

about 1909-11
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 32.7 x 52.8 cm (12 7/8 x 20 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.210

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

Lower left: John S. Sargent; verso: John S. Sargent / Simplon—Avalanche Track

Provenance

Purchased from the artist through M. Knoedler, New York, April 4, 1912

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund