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Sketches of Moving and Flying Figures and Heads, Perhaps Related to the "Triumph of Maria de' Medici"; verso: sketches of jousting figures on horseback and figures struggling with a pole

Object Number: 
1935.85.3.152
Date: 
1878-78
Medium: 
Brown ink and red chalk on translucent paper; verso: brown ink, formerly mounted on a page of the James Carroll Beckwith Album 2
Dimensions: 
sheet: 8 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. ( 21.6 x 26.7 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed by Beckwith at lower left in graphite: "Sketches by Sargent"
Description: 
Sketch from a bound album with 155 tipped in sketches by Beckwith. Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Sketches by John Sargent --" Formerly tipped into album.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Provenance: 
James Carroll Beckwith; The National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group