Sargent provides solace to a grieving Jackie Kennedy

  • Liz Renes

    Liz Renes

  • November 21, 2016

Corfu, The Terrace, 1909, Courtesy of WikiArt

In honour of the Sargent watercolours exhibition at the MFA last year, The New York Times recounts how a newly discovered letter from Jackie Kennedy, written after JFK's assassination, reveals that it was the Sargent watercolours in the White House that helped her find solace and peace.