Sketch for Astronomy (MFA Rotunda)

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 47.5 x 62.5 cm (18 11/16 x 24 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.2471

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto in graphite pencil: l. r.: MFA 11.3.12 (Fox number)
Verso in red pencil (?): 21.2471

Provenance

The artist, gift to MFA November 3, 1921

Credit Line

Gift of the artist for the benefit of the Museum School