To the Manhattan public will be given the privilege of seeing 50 paintings by John Singer Sargent. He will exhibit his art, in person, for the first time in America.
The pictures will hang in the Grand Central Art Galleries from Feb. 23 to March 22.
Among those immortalized by Sargent are: Duke and Duchess of Marlborough, Duchess of Warwick, Theodore Roosevelt, John Davison Rockefeller, Joseph Jefferson, Joseph Pulitzer, John Hay. Just finished is a portrait of A. Lawrence Lowell, Harvard President.
William Lyon Phelps' foreword to the catalogue: "An exhibition of the...