Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Philosophy: A Preparation for the Mural in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Artist:
John Singer Sargent (American, Florence 1856–1925 London)
Date:
ca. 1921–25
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
13 5/8 x 7 1/4 in. (34.6 x 18.4 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Francis Ormond, 1950
Accession Number:
50.130.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 909
the artist, until died 1925; his sister, Violet Sargent (Mrs. Francis Ormond), London, 1925–1950
Related Objects

Heads and Feet of Two Javanese Dancers (from Sketchbook of Javanese Dancers)

Artist: John Singer Sargent (American, Florence 1856–1925 London) Date: 1889 Medium: Graphite on off-white wove paper Accession: 50.130.149u recto On view in:Not on view

Hands of a Javanese Dancer (from Sketchbook of Javanese Dancers)

Artist: John Singer Sargent (American, Florence 1856–1925 London) Date: 1889 Medium: Graphite on off-white wove paper Accession: 50.130.149n recto On view in:Not on view

Architectural Ornament (from Sketchbook of Javanese Dancers)

Artist: John Singer Sargent (American, Florence 1856–1925 London) Date: 1889 Medium: Graphite on off-white wove paper Accession: 50.130.149n verso On view in:Not on view

Javanese Dancer Applying Make-up (from Sketchbook of Javanese Dancers)

Artist: John Singer Sargent (American, Florence 1856–1925 London) Date: 1889 Medium: Graphite on off-white wove paper Accession: 50.130.149p On view in:Not on view

Seated Javanese Dancer Fixing Her Hair (from Sketchbook of Javanese Dancers)

Artist: John Singer Sargent (American, Florence 1856–1925 London) Date: 1889 Medium: Graphite on off-white wove paper Accession: 50.130.149o verso On view in:Not on view