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John Singer Sargent


American painter, portrait artist, and muralist whose best-known works included “Family portrait of Madame X” and “Un Jaleo.” He was respected for his depictions from the luxuries from the Edwardian period. He demonstrated a childhood curiosity about art and frequently copied the drawings he within The Illustrated London Information. He studied beneath the famed Carolus-Duran and in addition passed the test that accepted him in to the École des Beaux-Arts. His “Family portrait of Madame X” was therefore controversial it derailed his portraiture profession in Paris. He was created to American expatriate parents FitzWilliam Sargent, a watch physician, and Mary Vocalist. His delivery happened in Italy because his family members was forced to avoid there due to a cholera epidemic. He significantly admired the functions of Michelangelo , Titian, and Tintoretto.

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Full Name John Singer Sargent
Date Of Birth January 12, 1856
Died April 14, 1925, London, United Kingdom
Place Of Birth Florence, Italy
Profession Painter
Education École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts
Nationality American
Parents FitzWilliam Sargent, Mary Sargent
Star Sign Capricorn

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The Deadly Game1941American Agent
Blossoms in the Dust1941Musician (uncredited)
Down the Wyoming Trail1939Ted Kern
A Tenderfoot Goes West1936Singing Cowhand (uncredited)
Lawless Range1935Outlaw / Singer (uncredited)
Westward Ho1935Singing Rider (uncredited)
Sundown Rider1932Tex (uncredited)



Three on the Trail1936uncredited



A Tenderfoot Goes West1936writer: "The Old Dusty Trail"

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