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Morning Walk Framed Canvas Replica Painting: Grande
By artist John Singer Sargent (1856-1925), in a Private Collection
The morning sunlight illuminates the genteel beauty of the artist's sister, Violet, in this canvas that epitomized his bravura brushstroke style. Called the leading portrait painter of his generation, Sargent was highly pursued by wealthy patrons and, at the height of his fame in the 1890s, completed as many as 14 commissioned works each year. Though he spent much time abroad, he declined a British knighthood and chose to retain his American citizenship. The authentic stretched canvas replica painting captures the original work's texture, depth of color, and even its bold brushstrokes, which are applied by hand exclusively for Design Toscano. Our replica European style, bright gold-toned, ribbed frame is cast in quality designer resin with an acanthus leaf and floret border that draws the eye toward the beautiful image.
- Includes picture wire and hardware for hanging. Follow simple steps in the PDF linked above.
- Please note these instructions are meant for common drywall walls. If other conditions are present, check with your local hardware store for recommendations on hardware and hanging methods.
About The Artist
John Singer Sargent (1856-1925)
John Singer Sargent was a painter who was born in America but spent most of his life in Europe. Sargent painted portraits at the height of his fame but his true passion was landscape painting watercolor paintings and public art. Sargent was neither new nor revolutionary but combined the rich and varied styles that were already established into his own style of Realism.
Sargent was born in Florence and was trained by the French school where the Impressionists and the Spanish painter Diego Velasquez influenced him. Although not considered strictly an Impressionist painter his Monet Painting at the Edge of a Wood painting displays his take on the Impressionist style and technique. Sargent was a favorite painter of Parisians until his infamous painting Madame X caused a minor scandal when it was deemed too erotic and eccentric when exhibited at the 1884 Salon.
Sargent's paintings created an enduring image of aristocratic Edwardian society. His elegant portraits such as Mrs. Ralph Curtis were painted with slashing brushstrokes as if candidly capturing the subject off-guard.
Sargent worked seven days a week and at the height of his artistic career between 1877 and 1925 Sargent painted over 900 oil paintings and more than 2000 watercolors. His vast oeuvre proves that he traveled the world over and many exotic and rural destinations inspired a unique landscape painting.
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Weights & Dimensions
- Grande: 37.25"Wx49.25"H framed (29"Wx41"H image size, 4.375"W frame), 11 lbs.