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Spearing Fish, (painting)
La Farge, John 1835-1910
Watercolor and gouache on paper
Phillips Academy Addison Gallery of American Art Andover Massachusetts 01810 Accession Number: 1937.11
"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.
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.
Figure male--Full length
Recreation--Sport & Play--Fishing
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums