John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) and Study of Two Figures; verso: Classical Scene

Object Number: 
1935.85.1.97
Date: 
1874-78
Medium: 
Graphite on gray-green paper, formerly mounted on a page of Album 1
Dimensions: 
sheet: 6 5/16 x 9 11/16 in. (16 x 24.6 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in graphite: "C.B."; inscribed at lower center in graphite: "John Sargent / profile"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album with 180 drawings (179 tipped in, one on verso of albumn page) by Beckwith and Sargent. Recto numbered 1935.85.1.97A Verso numbered 1935.85.1.97B: Graphite, touches of white wash(?). Sketch of soldiers, women & children (8 figures)
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group