John Singer Sargent

c. 1912

Watercolor and graphite on white wove paper

20 7/8 x 15 3/4 in. (53 x 40 cm)

Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum, New York (50.130.81m)

Gift of Mrs. Francis Ormond, 1950

Museum commentary: “Sargent traveled frequently, especially after 1900, when his interests shifted away from his portrait work and towards landscape and genre scenes. During holidays with family and friends, he worked more often in watercolor, a portable medium that suited his expressive style.” [continued below]

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