Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose and the Process of Painting

  • Liz Renes

    Liz Renes

  • November 30, 2016

Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose , Courtesy of Tate

“One Object” is a British Art Studies series that uses an object from a collection as a starting point for collaborative research. Rebecca Hellen and Elaine Kilmurray have co-authored this essay based on their recent analysis of Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose (1885–86) by John Singer Sargent. 

Follow the link below to read online or download from British Art Studies


By Rebecca Hellen and Elaine Kilmurray