ALSO Dad and I went around the rest of the gallery and when we…

Monday, June 19th, 2017

ALSO Dad and I went around the rest of the gallery and when we spotted a wild Sargent we took a picture for you.

(John answers) Wow! Thank you! That’s a lovely painting, and one I wasn’t familiar with. Very different from his portraits; more like the watercolors he liked to do for himself, especially this late in his career.

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camillavirgil: theartistsmanifesto: Poppies by John Singer…

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

camillavirgil:

theartistsmanifesto:

Poppies by John Singer Sargent (ca.1886)

@lies

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art-history-corner: Bedouins (1906), John Singer Sargent

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

art-history-corner:

Bedouins (1906), John Singer Sargent

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spoutziki-art: John Singer Sargent, A Garden in Corfu, 1909

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

spoutziki-art:

John Singer Sargent, A Garden in Corfu, 1909

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radstudies: John Singer Sargent (American,…

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

radstudies:

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)

Pomegranates

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spoutziki-art:John Singer Sargent, Corner of a Garden, c.1879

Sunday, May 28th, 2017

spoutziki-art:

John Singer Sargent, Corner of a Garden, c.1879

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spoutziki-art:John Singer Sargent – The Wyndham Sisters – Lady…

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

spoutziki-art:

John Singer Sargent –

The Wyndham Sisters – Lady Elcho, Mrs. Adeane, and Mrs. Tenant, 1899

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closeupofpaintings:John Singer Sargent – Mrs. Cecil Wade, 1886

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

closeupofpaintings:

John Singer SargentMrs. Cecil Wade, 1886

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likeafieldmouse: John Singer Sargent – The Daughters of Edward…

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

likeafieldmouse:

John Singer Sargent – The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit (1882)

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radstudies: John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) E….

Friday, April 7th, 2017

radstudies:

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)

E. Winthrop Chanler

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4shotsofvodka: Miss Mathilde Townsend, 1907 (detail) by John…

Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

4shotsofvodka:

Miss Mathilde Townsend, 1907 (detail) by John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)

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agarthanguide: A very quick study of John Singer…

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

agarthanguide:

A very quick study of John Singer Sargent’s “Portrait of Madame X,” except with Vivienne.  Because, you know- fandom trash.

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the-garden-of-delights: “Mrs Cecil Wade” (1886) (detail) by John…

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

the-garden-of-delights:

“Mrs Cecil Wade” (1886) (detail) by John Singer Sargent (1856-1925).

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warpaintpeggy: INCREDIBLE DRESSES IN ART (130/∞)Lady with the…

Sunday, January 15th, 2017

warpaintpeggy:

INCREDIBLE DRESSES IN ART (130/)
Lady with the Rose (Charlotte Louise Burckhardt) by John Singer Sargent, 1882

Previously blogged about here.

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warpaintpeggy: INCREDIBLE DRESSES IN ART (135/∞)Lady Agnew of…

Friday, January 13th, 2017

warpaintpeggy:

INCREDIBLE DRESSES IN ART (135/)
Lady Agnew of Lochnaw by John Singer Sargent, 1892

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quienesesachica: archivesofamericanart: John Singer Sargent…

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

quienesesachica:

archivesofamericanart:

John Singer Sargent was born on this day in 1856. 

One of our most popular photographs offers a peek inside his studio at 41 boulevard Berthier in Paris, ca. 1884. Sargent kept the painting Madame X in his studio after it created a scandal at the Salon of 1884. He eventually exhibited it in London, Berlin, Rome, and San Francisco before selling it to the Metropolitan Museum of art in 1916.

See more photographs of artists in their studios at http://s.si.edu/1RKcTJA

That’s the painging some have told me it looks like me (though I don’t see the resemblance). I didn’t knew it had caused so much scandal, that’s fun.

I hope to see it one day.

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mymusicspacescifiarthistory: Today is John Singer Sargent’s…

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

mymusicspacescifiarthistory:

Today is John Singer Sargent’s birthday

Here’s some of his artwork and where it can be seen.

1. John Singer Sargent, Photographer

Sidney Carter,

1920, Gelatin silver print.

2. Madam X,

Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC NY 

3. The B&W picture is as the paint was when 1st shown, the strap off her shoulder cause a huge scandal, I recommend book Strapless about it.  He changed the painting after 1st showing.

4. El Jaleo,

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston MA (my favorite)

5. Isabella Stewart Gardner, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston MA

6. The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit,
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MA

7. Is how the painting is framed by the original vases at MFA.

8. Theodore Roosevelt,
National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC (When it’s not in the White House)

9. Nonchaloir (Repose), National Gallery of Art, Washington DC

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goghflora: ‘Monet Painting by the Edge of a Wood’ by John…

Friday, December 30th, 2016

goghflora:

‘Monet Painting by the Edge of a Wood’ by John Singer Sargeant

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mademoisellelapiquante: Mrs. Asher B. Wertheimer (detail) |…

Sunday, December 25th, 2016

mademoisellelapiquante:

Mrs. Asher B. Wertheimer (detail) | John Singer Sargent | 1898

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spacebumble: Art mirrors art: 1/? John Singer Sargent’s…

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

spacebumble:

Art mirrors art: 1/?

John Singer Sargent’s Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose

Charles Courtney Curran’s The Lanterns

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