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John Singer Sargent /Corfu, in the garden (Jane Emmet de Glehn), 1909

John Singer Sargent /Corfu, in the garden (Jane Emmet de Glehn), 1909

Lady Agnew of Lochnaw (1865 - 1932), John Singer Sargent, 1892.    It was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1898 and made Sargent's name. The sculptor Rodin described him as 'the Van Dyck of our times'. Portrait commissions poured in and Sargent enjoyed something of a cult following in Edwardian society. It also launched Lady Agnew as a society beauty.

Lady Agnew of Lochnaw (1865 - 1932), John Singer Sargent, 1892. It was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1898 and made Sargent's name. The sculptor Rodin described him as 'the Van Dyck of our times'. Portrait commissions poured in and Sargent enjoyed something of a cult following in Edwardian society. It also launched Lady Agnew as a society beauty.

John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) Ena and Betty Wertheimer 1901 Tate Gallery, London

John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) Ena and Betty Wertheimer 1901 Tate Gallery, London

John Singer Sargent, 'Nonchaloir (Repose),' 1911, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

John Singer Sargent, 'Nonchaloir (Repose),' 1911, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

John Singer Sargent ~ Bedouin Women Carrying Water Jars 1891

John Singer Sargent ~ Bedouin Women Carrying Water Jars 1891

John Singer Sargent. The daughters of Edward Darley Boit.

John Singer Sargent. The daughters of Edward Darley Boit.

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). Mr. and Mrs. I. N. Phelps Stokes, 1897. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Edith Minturn Phelps Stokes (Mrs. I. N.), 1938 (38.104) | The Stokes were married on August 25, 1895, and the portrait by Sargent was a wedding gift from James A. Scrimse. Sargent's first intention was to paint a single portrait of Edith, but then he decided to paint her with a Great Dane. When the dog was no longer available I. N. Phelps Stokes took his…

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). Mr. and Mrs. I. N. Phelps Stokes, 1897. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Edith Minturn Phelps Stokes (Mrs. I. N.), 1938 (38.104) | The Stokes were married on August 25, 1895, and the portrait by Sargent was a wedding gift from James A. Scrimse. Sargent's first intention was to paint a single portrait of Edith, but then he decided to paint her with a Great Dane. When the dog was no longer available I. N. Phelps Stokes took his…

Title: Rosina, 1878  Artist: John Singer Sargent  Location: Private Collection

Rosina, 1878 by Sargent

Miss Eliza Wedgwood and Miss Sargent Sketching (1908), Tate Gallery, London; Watercolor and gouache on paper.  Subjects are his friend, Eliza Wedgwood, and his sister, Emily.

Miss Eliza Wedgwood and Miss Sargent Sketching (1908), Tate Gallery, London; Watercolor and gouache on paper. Subjects are his friend, Eliza Wedgwood, and his sister, Emily.

John Singer Sargent, Peter Harrison (Siesta) on ArtStack #john-singer-sargent #art

John Singer Sargent, Peter Harrison (Siesta) on ArtStack #john-singer-sargent #art

John Singer Sargent (American expatriate artist, 1856-1925) Garden Study of the Vickers Children

John Singer Sargent (American expatriate artist, 1856-1925) Garden Study of the Vickers Children