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John Singer Sargent  American  1856 -1925
Born: Florence,  Italy 
Died: London,  United Kingdom 
Active:  London, England 1885-1925
Studied: Academy of Fine Arts in Florence 1871 - 1872
Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris 1874
Instructors: Leon Joseph Florentin Bonnat 
Charles Emile Carolus-Duran 
Exhibited: Paris Salon 1878
Examples of Work: Boston Public Library 
Brooklyn Museum of Art 
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC 
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston 
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. 
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia 
Tate Gallery, London 
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Massachusetts 
Royal Portrait Gallery, London 
Players Club, New York City 
Specialty: Painter
Style/School: Realism
Subjects Known For: Portraits
Memberships: Legion of Honor 
National Academy of Design ANA 1891; NA 1897
Royal Academy of Arts 
Societe Nationale des Beaux Arts 
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John Singer Sargent was one of America's most important expatriate artists. All of his studies were abroad at the Academy of Fine Arts in Florence (1871-72), Ecole Des Beaux Arts (1874) and privately with Leon Bonnat and Car... (More)

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