Sketch for the Joyful Mysteries, The Nativity - Three Studies of an Infant - Boston Public Library Murals

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 47 x 61.5 cm (18 1/2 x 24 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.581

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto in graphite pencil: l.r.: 5.3.5 A5 (Fox number); 28.581
Verso in graphite pencil: u.r.: S.6.169; l.l.: 5.3.5

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