John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) and Study of Two Figures; verso: Classical Scene
Graphite on gray-green paper, formerly mounted on a page of Album 1
sheet: 6 5/16 x 9 11/16 in. (16 x 24.6 cm)
Signed at lower right in graphite: "C.B."; inscribed at lower center in graphite: "John Sargent / profile"
Drawing from a bound album with 180 drawings (179 tipped in, one on verso of albumn page) by Beckwith and Sargent. Recto numbered 19188.8.131.52A Verso numbered 19184.108.40.206B: Graphite, touches of white wash(?). Sketch of soldiers, women & children (8 figures)
Gift of the National Academy of Design
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