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Arts Everyday Living: J. Singer Sargent’s Comeback-Portraits of the Rich & Famous

Click on the works of art to enlarge or enhance them.     JOHN SINGER SARGENT’S COMEBACK: PORTRAITS OF THE RICH & FAMOUS How does an artist survive a professional disaster, threatening his very future in the field that he loves?  In 1884, John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) was devastated by the critical and public attacks of his painting […]

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