John Singer Sargent -- American painter
"The Worship of the Golden Calf" (recto) and "The Liberation of the Slaves by St. Mark" (verso). pencil on paper, unsigned, unframed. 8-1/8" x 5-1/8" paper size, once mounted at the corners to a grey sheet of paper (11-1/4" x 8-1/2")
Adhered to the grey paper is a small
handwritten note, in ink, bearing the following inscription:
"Sketch by John S. Sargent, illustrating figures from the Worship of the Golden Calf, by Tintoretto in Venice: made in Paris in 1874 - Carroll Beckwith."
By: Natasha Wallace
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