John Singer Sargent
John Singer Sargent (1856-01-12 – 1925-04-14) was the most successful portrait painter of his era, as well as a gifted landscape painter and watercolorist. He was an American expatriate who lived most of his life in Europe.
- I never judge, only chronicle.
- The secret to color is to quantify the values.
- A portrait is a picture in which there is something not quite right about the mouth.