John Singer Sargent's Portrait of Eugene Juillerat
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Portrait of Eugene Juillerat  
John Singer Sargent -- American painter  
Oil on canvas 
 40.6 x 31.1 cm (16 x 12.75 in.) 
 Inscribed: A mon ami Juillerat J. S. Sargent. 

Juillerat was a friend of Sargent in Paris. He was born in 1856. He was a French lithographer and sculptor who studied at the artier of Carolus-Duran with Sargent. 

He received a third class medal at the Salon in 1895, a second class in 1899, and a silver medal at the Exposition Universelle in 1900. He was created Chevalier of the Légion d'Honneur  in 1909. [1] 


Sold Sotheby's; 5/25/1988; Lot 190; $231,000 

Date by Charles Merrill Mount list. Ormond and Kilmurray think possibly it could have even been 1887. 

(Ormond, Richard; and Kilmurray, Elaine; John Singer Sargent, The Early Portraits, Complete Paintings Vol I.) 

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