The Garden Wall

1910
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)


Dimensions

Sheet: 40.2 x 53 cm (15 13/16 x 20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.222

Medium or Technique

Translucent and opaque watercolor, with wax resist, over graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

In red watercolor, u.l.: John S. Sargent; in iron gall ink, u.r.: John S. Sargent

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Fragmentary (Whatman?) watermark

Provenance

1912, sold by the artist, through M. Knoedler and Co., New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 4, 1912)

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund