Luxembourg Gardens at Twilight
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Artist:   John Singer Sargent  
Title:   Luxembourg Gardens at Twilight  
Date:   1879  
Medium:   Oil on canvas  
Dimensions:   29 x 36 1/2 in. (73.66 x 92.71 cm) (canvas) 28 1/2 x 36 in. (72.39 x 91.44 cm) (sight) 36 3/8 x 44 x 3 1/4 in. (92.39 x 111.76 x 8.26 cm) (outer frame)  
Credit Line:   Gift of Mrs. C. C. Bovey and Mrs. C. D. Velie  
Location:   Gallery Not on view  

The words "to McKim" on the canvas refer to Charles Follen McKim, a close friend of Sargent's. He was a member of McKim, Mead and White, the New York architectural firm that designed the original 1914 Minneapolis Institute of Arts building.

Name:   Sargent, John Singer  
Nationality:   American  
Life Dates:   American, 1856-1925  

Object Description  
Inscriptions:   Signature and Inscription LR in dark brown: [to my friend McKim. John S. Sargent] LR in brown: [John S. Sargent] (see inscription)  
Classification:   Paintings  
Physical Description:   Landscape  
Creation Place:   North America, United States, , ,  
Accession #:   16.20  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts