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

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 47.6 x 63 cm (18 3/4 x 24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.671

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on paper

On View

Carol Vance Wall Rotunda (Gallery 102)

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

L. r. in graphite pencil: 12.8.9 (Fox number); 124

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