Girls Preparing Kava, Samoa

1891
John La Farge (American, 1835–1910)


Dimensions

Sheet: 26 x 19.7 cm (10 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

26.783

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Watercolor on paper.

Inscription

Lower edge: Tao and Otaota - Tao is making the Kava

Signed

Middle right: La Farge Samoa '91

Provenance

Lent by William Sturgis bigelow, December 19, 1910. Returned February 6, 1911. Bigelow Bequest 1926

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection