Sketch for the Joyful Mysteries - Seated Man, Reaching Upward - Boston Public Library Murals

1903–16
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 60.5 x 46.5 cm (23 13/16 x 18 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.593

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and graphite on blue paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto in graphite pencil:l.r.: 5.6.5 (Fox number)
Verso in graphite pencil: u.l.: S.6.189; 5.7.5; l.l.: 5.7.5

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