John Singer Sargent

The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit

John Singer Sargent - The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit

Literature
Richard Ormond and Elaine Kilmurray, John Singer Sargent Complete Paintings, New Haven and London, 1998, nr. 56

Gary Tinterow and Geneviève Lacambre, Manet/Velazquez, New York, New Haven, 2003, figs. 1.66, 10.45


Exhibitions

Provenance
1882, Edward Darley Boit (1840-1915) and his wife, Mary Louisa Cushing Boit (1845-1894), Paris and Boston
1915, by descent to their daughters, the sitters, Mary Louisa Boit, Florence D. Boit, Jane Hubbard Boit, and Julia Overing Boit
1919, gift of Mary Louisa Boit, Florence D. Boit, Jane Hubbard Boit, and Julia Overing Boit to the MFA, accession date 31 March 1919

External links

Other works by John Singer Sargent

John Singer Sargent Dwarf with a Dog, after Velazquez
Dwarf with a Dog, after Velazquez
1879

John Singer Sargent François Flameng and Paul Helleu
François Flameng and Paul Helleu
c. 1880

John Singer Sargent Elsie Palmer
Elsie Palmer
c. 1889-90

John Singer Sargent Mrs John C. Tomlinson
Mrs John C. Tomlinson
c. 1904

John Singer Sargent
The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit
1882
221.9 x 222.6 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, lower right: John S. Sargent 1882
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Gift of Mary Louisa Boit, Julia Overing Boit, Jane Hubbard Boit, and Florence D. Boit in memory of their father, Edward Darley Boit