L a - b e a u t é - s a u v e r a - l e - m o n d e ~ D o s t o ï e v s k i

L a - b e a u t é - s a u v e r a - l e - m o n d e  ~  D o s t o ï e v s k i

Sunday, August 18, 2019

The fleet and vivid stroke - charcoal sketches by John Singer Sargent

John Edward Murray-Smith, 1911.
Michelle, Lady Poole, née Peveril Le Mesurier, 1913.
Thomas Whittemore, 1922.
Beatrice Alice Fielden, 1911.
Eugenia Huici Arguedas Errázuriz, 1905.
Alexander Henry Higginson, 1917.
Alice, Lady Lowther, neé Blight, circa 1905.
Eva Katherine Balfour, later Lady Buxton, 1911.
Quincy Adams Shaw, Jr., 1917.
Alice, Marchioness Of Salisbury, née Gore, 1923.
 Eric Spencer Fitzwilliam, 9th Earl Fitzwilliam, 1912.
Olga, Baroness de Meyer, née Caracciolo, 1907.
William George Simmonds, 1911.
Daisy (Mary Theresa Olivia), Princess of Pless, née Cornwallis-West, 1913.
Crescenzo Fusciardi (model), circa 1890-1915.
Daisy, Mrs Reginald Fellowes, née Marguerite Séverine Philippine Decazes de Glücksberg, circa 1915-20.
Kermit Roosevelt, 1917.
Miss Susan Strong, 1903. (Miss Strong was an operatic soprano.)
John Barrymore, 1923.
Violet, Countess of Powis, Baroness Darcy de Knayth, née Lane-Fox, 1912.
Robert Gould Shaw III, 1923.
"Study of a Boy", for the "Israel and the Law" mural in the Boston Public Library, circa 1895-1916.
Evelyn Bligh St. George, 1915.
Rosemary, Viscountess Ednam, née Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, 1919.
Harold Irving Pratt, Jr., 1924.
 Lady Elsie Meyer, later Lady Lambert, 1908.
Grace, Mrs. Horace Webber, née Pinder,1911.
Percy Grainger, circa 1908.
Maria Suzanna Nelke, née Conrad, 1912.
Emilio Bassi (model), circa 1910-20.
Ernest Schelling, 1910.
The Hon. Clare Stuart-Wortley, 1923.
David Tennant, 1915.


  1. Wow. Was he good, or what?
    All those faces, and Daisy Fellowes too!

  2. Oh they are lovely faces. Mr. Schelling with his shiny hair and soft mustaches is especially fetching.