John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) at the Easel, Holding a Palette

Object Number: 
1935.85.1.94
Date: 
c. 1875
Medium: 
Graphite with touches of purple colored pencil on ivory paper, formerly mounted on a page of Album 1
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 6 5/8 x 3 15/16 in. (16.8 x 10 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed below on former album page in graphite: "Sargent with palette / He was about 19 years old --"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album with 180 drawings (179 tipped in, one on verso of albumn page) by Beckwith and Sargent.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Provenance: 
James Carroll Beckwith; The National Academy of Design, New York
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group