Study for "The Luxembourg Gardens at Twilight"; verso: studies for "Rehearsal of the Pasdeloup Orchestra at the Cirque d'Hiver"

Object Number: 
1935.85.3.153
Date: 
c. 1876-78
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper, formerly mounted on a page of James Carroll Beckwith Album 3
Dimensions: 
sheet: 7 13/16 x 12 3/16 in. (19.8 x 31 cm)
Marks: 
Inscribed by Beckwith at lower left in graphite: "Sketch by J. S. Sargent of picture of the Luxembourg Gardens"; verso inscribed by Beckwith at lower left in graphite: "Sketches by John Sargent -- "
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed by Beckwith at lower left in graphite: "Sketch by J. S. Sargent of picture of the Luxembourg Gardens"; verso inscribed by Beckwith at lower left in graphite: "Sketches by John Sargent -- "
Description: 
Sketch from a bound album with 155 tipped in sketches by Beckwith. Inscribed at lower left in graphite: Sketch by J. S. Sargent of picture of the Luxembourg Gardens; verso inscribed at lower left: "Sketches by John Sargent -" Formerly mounted in album of sketches by Beckwith.
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