Sketch for Atlas and the Hesperides - Atlas (MFA Stairway)

Sketch of Atlas for Atlas and the Hesperides

1921–25
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 47.5 x 63 cm (18 11/16 x 24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.670

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

L. r. in graphite pencil: 12.8.1 (Fox number); 123

Provenance

The Sargent Collection, gift to MFA, October 1928.

Credit Line

The Sargent Collection–Gift of Miss Emily Sargent and Mrs. Violet Ormond in memory of their brother, John Singer Sargent