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Study of a Head of a Bull
John Singer Sargent -- American painter 
Fogg Art Museum
Graphite on white wove paper
18.2 cm. x 12.7 cm., actual
Gift of Mrs. Francis Ormond, 1937.8.5
Jpg: Harvard University Art Museums
From his trip to the middle east he would use a version of this in his Boston Public Library Murals 

Pagan Gods Moloch  
(North End: Vaulting, Left side)   



Martha Kingsbury, "Sargent's Murals in the Boston Public Library", Winterthur Portfolio, 1976, vol. XI, p. 167, fig. 20

Elaine Kilmurray and Richard Ormond, John Singer Sargent, exh. cat., Tate Gallery Publishing (London, England, 1998), p. 185 cat. no 75, repr. in color 

Sargent, John Singer (Creator). Created, To his sisters, Emily Sargent and Mrs. Francis Ormond, at his death 1925. 

Sargent, Emily, and Mrs. Francis Ormond (Owner). From their brother, the artist, at his death 1925, Gift of Mrs. Ormond to the Fogg Art Museum 1937. 



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