Sketch for Aphrodite and Eros - Study with Black Background - (MFA Rotunda)

1917–21
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 30.2 x 22.5 cm (11 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.756

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Graphite pencil: l.l.: B.18.140; l.r.: 10.4.6 (Fox number), 28.756; u.r.: "height figure" (?)

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