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John Singer Sargent

John Singer Sargent
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John Singer Sargent Biography

John Singer Sargent, son of American expatriate parents, was born in Florence, Italy. He grew up in Europe, and studied painting in the Paris studio of the noted French portraitist Carolus-Duran and at the École des Beaux-Arts. His first visit to the USA took place in 1876. He traveled much throughout Europe to study the art of different countries and times.

John Singer Sargent 32 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

John Singer Sargent Bibliography

John Singer Sargent by Patricia Hills. Harry N Abrams, 1986.

John Singer Sargent by Carter Ratcliff. Abbeville Press, Inc., 2001.

John Singer Sargent: The Sensualist by Trevor J. Fairbrother, John Singer Sargent. Yale Univ Pr, 2000.

John Singer Sargent: The Life of an Artist (Artist Biographies) by Eshel Kreiter, Marc Zabludoff. Enslow Publishers, Inc., 2002.

John Singer Sargent: The Male Nudes by John Singer Sargent, John Esten. Universe Books, 1999.

Sargent Abroad: Figures and Landscapes by Warren Adelson, Donna Seldin Janis, Elaine Kilmurray, Elizabeth Oustinoff, Richard Ormond. Abbeville Press, Inc., 1997.