Circulars art

Year: 1917

Medium: Watercolor on paper

Size: 13 3/4 x 20 1/2 in.

Accession Number: 88.05

Purchased with funds provided by the Acquisition Trust

Basin with Sailor, Villa Vizcaya, Miami, Florida

John Singer Sargent (American, b.1856 - d.1925)

Part of the American Art Collection

Sargent, villa vizcaya, 88-5, ver 2

Public Domain

This watercolor was one of several Sargent completed in Florida while visiting Charles W. Deering at his Miami estate, Villa Vizcaya. Sargent was a masterful watercolorist; his confident drawing and choice of color gives the work its fresh, spontaneous appearance.