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Painter:
La Farge, John 1835-1910  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Phillips Academy Addison Gallery of American Art Andover Massachusetts 01810 Accession Number: 1937.11
Date:
Ca. 1892-1893
Notes:
"John La Farge: essays [exhibition]," New York: Abbeville Press, 1987, pl. 80.
Coll. Handbook, 1939.
"Addison Gallery of American Art, 65 Years: A Selective Catalogue," Andover, MA: Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, 1996, pg. 417.
"On Paper: Masterworks from the Addison Collection," Andover, MA: Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, 2004, pg. 170.
Summary:
View looking across a blue lagoon with an island in the distance and a young man standing in knee-deep water, a spear poised over his left shoulder, as he hunts for fish in the water.
Topic:
Landscape--Coast  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Fishing  Search this
Landscape--Samoa  Search this
Control number:
IAP 20110118
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_263151