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Tents, Bailleul

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Inscription

Signed, l.l.: John S. Sargent Bailleulval 1918

Signed

Lower left: John S. Sargent Bailleulval 1918

Marks

Watermark: partial J Whatman, right edge.

Provenance

Purchased from the artist, 1921

Credit Line

The Hayden Collection—Charles Henry Hayden Fund

1918

Dimensions

Overall: 34.1 x 53.1 cm (13 7/16 x 20 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.139

Medium or Technique

Translucent watercolor, with touches of opaque watercolor, over graphite on paper

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Classifications

Watercolors