Borghese Gardens in Rome
John Singer Sargent -- American painter  
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Watercolor and pencil
44 1/2 x 17 1/2 in.
Gift of Joseph Hirshorn, 1966

 Jpg: Hirshhorn

Special thanks to Tony Wearing, a friend of the JSS Gallery, for finding this image down on the internet

[Sargent's niece]
[James Coats Gallery, to 1964]
Rex Evans, to 15 April 1964 (sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 8)
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 15 April 1964-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibitions History

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION TRAVELLING EXHIBITION SERVICE, Washington, D.C. (organizer). "Aspects of Color: Works on Paper from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, 1983-1985," unpublished checklist no. 24. Tour: MUHLENBERG COLLEGE CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 28 May-3 July 1983; CHRYSLER MUSEUM, Norfolk, Virginia, 17 September-23 October; MUSEUM OF THE SOUTHWEST, Midland, Texas, 12 November-12 February 1984; NEWCOMB COLLEGE, TULANE UNIVERSITY, New Orleans, Louisiana, 3 March-8 April; TELFAIR ACADEMY OF ARTS AND SCIENCES, Savannah, Georgia, 28 April-3 June; MONTERREY PENINSULA MUSEUM OF ART, Monterrey, California, 23 June-29 July; LAGUNA BEACH MUSEUM OF ART, California, 18 August-23 September; LOWE ART MUSEUM, Coral Gables, Florida, 13 October-18 November; LAUREN ROGERS LIBRARY AND MUSEUM OF ART, Laurel, Mississippi, 8 December 1984-13 January 1985; OKLAHOMA MUSEUM OF ART, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 2 February-9 March; ALEXANDRIA MUSEUM, Alexandria, Louisiana, 29 March-4 May.

Published References
COE KERR GALLERY. John Singer Sargent: His Own Work (New York: Coe Kerr Gallery and Wittenborn Art Books, 1980).

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