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Carrara: Little Quarry

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Inscription

Signed, l.l.: John S. Sargent

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund

1911

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.6 x 50.7 cm (14 x 19 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.244

Medium or Technique

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

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Classifications

Watercolors