john s. sargent

From our stacks: Frontispiece illustration of William Butler Yeats “From a charcoal drawing by John S. Sargent, R.A. Emery Walker, Ph. sc.” from Poems Lyrical and Narrative Being the First Volume of The Collected Works in Verse and Prose of William Butler Yeats. Imprinted at the the Shakespeare Head Press Stratford-on-Avon, 1908.

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The Portrait Institute John Singer Sargent’s Lady Agnew 1

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The Portrait Institute John Singer Sargent’s Lady Agnew 2

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.”