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David in Saul's Camp 
John Singer Sargent -- American painter 
Private collection
Oil en grisaille on canvas 
44.5 x 64.1 cm (17½ x 25¼ in.)
Jpg: Christies
This painting goes along with the drawing at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Neither one date either work, though I wonder if maybe he might have done this on his second trip to the middle east in 1905-06? 

Reclining figures David in Saul's Camp  
Charcoal on paper 


- Collection of the artist. 
- Christie's, London, England, Pictures and Drawings of the late John Singer Sargent, R.A., July 24 and 27, 1925, lot 212, as A Shepherd Looking Out.  

Sold at Christies, Mar 04, 2003; Lot Number 46, Sale Number 1205, $50,190 U.S. dollars  


By:  Natasha Wallace
Copyright 1998-2003 all rights reserved
Created 2/11/2003
Updated 3/7/2003