Torre Galli, Wine Bags

1910
Artist John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 50.9 x 35.7 cm (20 1/16 x 14 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.223

Medium or Technique

Translucent and opaque watercolor, with wax resist, over graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Watercolor.

Inscription

In graphite, l.l.: John S Sargent. At left, a line ruled 3.5 cm from left edge and the word "cut" written in graphite two times (appears to be the artist's hand). On verso, in graphite (appears to be the artist's hand) "To be cut / as marked / [arrow] / other side"

Provenance

Purchased from the artist through M. Knoedler, New York, April 4, 1912

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund