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Portrait of Madame Gautreau
John Singer Sargent -- American painter
Watercolor on paper 
Fogg Art Museum, 
Harvard University  Cambridge, MA 
35.5 x 25.2 cm
Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.316 
     Jpg: Jim's Fine Art Collection 
Studies for Madame X 


 Shawn Hill, "Sargent's Sketchy Characters", Bay Windows, June 17, 1999, reproduced in b/w, Arts section, p. 9

Martin Birnbaum, John Singer Sargent, January 12, 1856-April 15, 1925; a conversation piece (New York, NY, 1941), p. 62, repr.

John Singer Sargent, His Own Work (New York, NY, 1980), in checklist, unpaginated

Annette BlaugrundPatricia Hills, ed., "'Sunshine Captured': The Development and Dispersement of Sargent's Watercolors", exh. cat., Whitney Museum of American Art (New York NY, 1986), p. 215

Heather McPherson, Fin-de-Si?cle Faces: Portraiture in the Age of Proust (Birmingham, AL, 1988), fig. 22

Trevor Fairbrother, John Singer Sargent (New York, NY, 1994), pp. 51; repr. in color, p. 50

Carl Little, The Watercolors of John Singer Sargent (Berkeley, CA, 1998), repr. in color, p. 113

Richard Ormond and Elaine Kilmurray, John Singer Sargent: The Early Portraits (New Haven, CT and London, 1998), pp. 113 - 118, repr. in color p. 118, fig. 117

Elaine Kilmurray and Richard Ormond, John Singer Sargent, exh. cat., Tate Gallery Publishing (London, England, 1998), p. 101, under no. 26

Michael Kilian, "It's the Summer of Sargent in Boston", Chicago Tribune, August 1, 1999, repr.

Ken Gewertz, "Sargent: Portrait of the Artist in his Workshop", Harvard University Gazette, June 10, 1999, p. 31, repr. p. 31

Christine Temin, "Sargent Season", Boston Sunday Globe Magazine, June 27, 1999, repr. in color on cover, p. 2

[Reproduction Only], Bulletin of the Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, October 1933 (Columbus, OH, Oct-33), repr. on cover


 Exhibition of Water Colors by John Singer Sargent, Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, Columbus, 10/01/1933 - 10/31/1933


 Duez, Madame Ernest (Owner). 


Portrait of Ernest-Ange Duez 
c. 1884 

Sortais (Dealer?)..

M. Knoedler & Co. (Dealer). Jun 29 1929, Sold to Grenville Winthrop through Martin Birnbaum Nov 21 1933.

Winthrop, Grenville L. (Owner). Purchased from M. Knoedler through Martin Birnbaum Nov 21 1933, Bequest to Fogg Art Museum 1943.

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