american portraitists

Self-Portrait
Thomas Sully (American, born England; 1783–1872)
1821
Oil on canvas
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Portrait of Gabriel Fauré
John Singer Sargent (American; 1856–1925)
ca. 1889
Oil on canvas
Musée de la musique, Paris

Inscribed along the top of the canvas by the artist: “à Gabriel Fauré souvenir affectueux John S. Sargent.”

Mrs. George Swinton (Elizabeth Ebsworth)
John Singer Sargent (American; 1856–1925)
1897
Oil on canvas
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Gabriel Fauré
John Singer Sargent (American; 1856–1925)
1896
Graphite on off-white paper
Harvard Art Museums, Fogg Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts

John Singer Sargent (American; 1856–1925)
Woman with Collie
after 1890
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite on white wove paper
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

John Singer Sargent (American; 1856–1925)
Portrait of Millicent, Duchess of Sutherland
1904
Oil on canvas
© 2009 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid, Spain

Portrait of Mrs. John White Alexander (On a Balcony)
John White Alexander (American; 1856–1915)
1902
Oil on canvas
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), Los Angeles, California

Claude Monet Painting by the Edge of a Wood
John Singer Sargent (American; 1856–1925)
1885
Oil on canvas
Tate, London

James McNeill Whistler (American; 1834–1903)
Portrait of George A. Lucas
Oil on panel, 1886
The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, Maryland