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John Singer Sargent (1856–1925)

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles

in Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Eighth edition

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199668700
Published online January 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191758034
John Singer Sargent  (1856–1925)

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Every time I paint a portrait I lose a friend.

attributed; N. Bentley and E. Esar Treasury of Humorous Quotations

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