The Reading Club: John Singer Sargent (1856-1925), Seated with Another Man and Reading Shakespeare; verso: sketch of a woman holding up her hands
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Signed at lower right in graphite: "CB [monogram]"; inscribed at lower left in graphite: "The reading club -- "; at lower right: "Sargent reading Shakespere[sic]"
Graphite on ivory paper, formerly mounted on a page of Album 2
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Signed at lower right in graphite: CB (monogram); inscribed at lower left in graphite: The reading club --; at lower right: Sargent reading Shakespeare.
Verso: Loose sketch of a woman applying makeup(?). Oriented Vertically.
Gift of the National Academy of Design
James Carroll Beckwith; the National Academy of Design, New York
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