John Singer Sargent

The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit



John Singer Sargent - The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit



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


Literature

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

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


Exhibitions

2006 Americans in Paris 1860-1900, Nr. 33

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

Museum of Fine Arts Accession number 19.124

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