Design for Sargent Baby Set Porringer
Arthur Stone (American, born in England, 1847–1938)
Sheet: 27.6 x 20.5 cm (10 7/8 x 8 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite, sepia ink, yellow watercolor
Not On View
Porringer design with polar bear, initials M.N.S.
Inscribed CHRISTMAS 1913 (1914 crossed out)
Numbered 249 and with initials E.M.S.
Signed with initials AJS
Arthur and Elizabeth Bent Stone estate to their companion Annie E. Priest (1872 – 1972); 1972, by descent to Stone's cousin, Alma Bent (b. about 1921 – d. 1992), Gardner, MA; 1978, gift of Bent to the MFA [see note 1]. (Accession date: May 14, 2013)
 Accepted as apparatus on September 13, 1978. An accession number was later assigned on May 14, 2013.
Gift of Miss Alma Bent