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Egyptian Woman with Earrings, (painting)

Title
Head of an Egyptian Dancing Girl (unfinished), (painting)
painter
Sargent, John Singer 1856-1925
Date
1891
Type
Paintings
Medium
Oil on canvas
Control number
IAP 36121103
Culture
Egyptian
Notes
Ormond, Richard and Elaine Kilmurray, "John Singer Sargent: complete paintings; volume 5, Figures and Landscapes, 1883-1899," New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2010, no. 929.
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1975.
Burke, Doreen Bolger, "American Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Volume III: A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1846 and 1864," New York, NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1980, pg. 240.
Summary
An unfinished sketch depicting an Egyptian woman wearing long dangling earrings and a veil over her head.
Data Source
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Owner/Location
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028 Accession Number: 50.130.22