Mrs. Edward Darley Boit (Mary Louisa Cushing)

1887
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

152.4 x 108.58 cm (60 x 42 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

63.2688

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower right: John S. Sargent

Provenance

1887, the sitter, Mary Louisa Cushing (Mrs. Edward Darley) Boit (1846-1898), Boston and Paris; 1898, by descent to her daughters, Mary Louisa Boit (1874-1945), Florence D. Boit (1868-1919), Jane Hubbard Boit (1870-1955), and Julia Overing Boit (1878-1969); 1963, gift of Miss Julia Overing Boit to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 11, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Julia Overing Boit