John Singer Sargent: Rosina, 1878
We’ve visited John Singer Sargent’s work in these pages before. Ah! Do you know the lassie below? She is Rosina of Capri, captured in 1878:
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She’s returned the favor by captivating onlookers ever since. Sargent’s passion for his work and his subjects casts a spell, yes?
There is a marvelous story of a certain Madam X, one of Sargent’s very special models, a stunning beauty whom we shall visit later.
“[…] Adelson Galleries, decided to present Sargent’s Women as a way of examining the relationships that Sargent cultivated with the many extraordinary women in his life.”
To red-blooded art lovers L.A. and Steven, cheers lads!