Sketch for the Danaïdes - Two Danaïdes and Arm Study (MFA Stairway)

Sketch for The Danaïdes

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


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

28.641

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

L. r. in graphite pencil: 12.1.9 (Fox number); 28-641
U. r. in graphite pencil: 29

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