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The Garden Wall

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Inscription

In red watercolor, u.l.: John S. Sargent; in iron gall ink, u.r.: John S. Sargent

Marks

PDP Watermark Type: Fragmentary (Whatman?) watermark

Provenance

Purchased from the artist through M. Knoedler, New York, April 4, 1912

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund

1910

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.2 x 53 cm (15 13/16 x 20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.222

Medium or Technique

Translucent and opaque watercolor, with wax resist, over graphite on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors