Double-sided Drawing for MFA Rotunda Murals: a. (Recto) Sketch for Aphrodite and Eros (not used); b. (Verso) Architectural Studies

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 27.7 x 37.6 cm (10 7/8 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.752

Medium or Technique

a. (Recto): graphite pencil on paper b. (Verso): graphite pencil and blue ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Graphite pencil: a.(Recto) l.l.: B.18.99 A; l.r.: 10.4.11 (Fox number); b. (Verso) B.18.99 B

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