Sketch for the Sphinx and the Chimaera (Rotunda)

1917–21
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 62 x 45.5 cm (24 7/16 x 17 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2507

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto in graphite pencil: l.r.: 11.8.4 (Fox number); u.r.: 21.2507
Verso in red pencil(?): u.r.: 21.2507

Provenance

1917-21, The artist; 1921, gift of the artist to MFA. (Accession Date: November 3, 1921)

Credit Line

Gift of the artist for the benefit of the Museum School