Sketch for Perseus on Pegasus Slaying Medusa (MFA Stairway)

Sketch of Perseus for Perseus on Pegasus Slaying Medusa

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 42 x 53.3 cm (16 9/16 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

28.667

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: 12.7.2 (Fox number); 86; 28.627

Provenance

The Sargent Collection, gift to MFA, October 1928.

Credit Line

The Sargent Collection–Gift of Miss Emily Sargent and Mrs. Violet Ormond in memory of their brother, John Singer Sargent