62.2 x 43.8 cm (24 1/2 x 17 1/4 in.)
Friends of American Art Collection, 1915.592
American Gallery 175
Mary Anthony, the wife of Charles Gifford Dyer (1851-1912) American painter best known for his landscpae paintings Italy, Egypt and Syria.
Older than Sargent, Dyer had studied in Paris under Jacquesson de la Chevreuse and had entered the Royal academy at Munich in 1871.
Dyer spent most of his
life between Munich and Paris with six winters in Rome, four
in Venice, and prolonged working tours in Egypt and Syria.
ExhibitionsJohn Singer Sargent, An Exhibition -- Whitney Museum, NY & The Art Institute of Chicago 1986-1987