Sketch for Atlas and the Hesperides - Hesperides (MFA Stairway)

Sketch of the Hesperides for Atlas and the Hesperides

about 1923
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 48 x 63 cm (18 7/8 x 24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.677

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

L. r. in graphite pencil: 12.12.10 (Fox number)
L. l. in graphite pencil: 129

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