I Gesuati (Canal Scene, Venice; The Church Of The Gesuati, Venice; Il Gesuati, Venice)
Artwork: I Gesuati (Canal Scene, Venice; The Church Of The Gesuati, Venice; Il Gesuati, Venice)
Size: 45.7 x 30.5 cm
Medium: Watercolor and pencil on paper
Creation year: 1904
Marks: Signed 'John S. Sargent' (lower left)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed circa 1902-04
Provenance: Lieutenant-Colonel and Mrs. Lincoln Cary Elwes (Kathleen Hunter), 1903 (a wedding gift from the artist); Robert Cary Elwes, Chichester, Hampshire, England, by 1948 (their son); Mrs. Robert Cary Elwes (his wife, and sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 25, 1988, lot 168, illustrated, as Il Gesuati, Venice); Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition history: Palm Beach, Florida, Wally Findlay Galleries, 100 Years/100 Collectors, March-April 2011

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-04
Lot Number: 31
Low Estimate: $500000 [-30%]
High Estimate: $700000 [-50%]
Hammer Price: $350000
Sold For: $430000