John Singer Sargent

Fountain, with Girl Sketching

c.1913

Medium
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 270 x 375 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by Lord Duveen 1919
Reference
N03405

Catalogue entry

N03405 FOUNTAIN WITH GIRL SKETCHING c. 1913

Not inscribed.
Watercolour on paper mounted on cardboard, 10 5/8×14 3/4 (27×37·5).
Presented by Lord Duveen 1919.
Coll: One of four watercolours (N03405N03408) selected from eight which were offered to the Tate Gallery by Lord Duveen in 1919.
Repr: W.T. Whitley, The Art Collections of the Nation (Studio Special Number), 1920, p.105 (in colour).

Stylistically this work seems to be related to N03559, ‘San Vigilio: Lago di Garda’ of c. 1913.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II

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