Peak of Maua Roa, Moorea, Society Islands

1891
John La Farge (American, 1835–1910)


Dimensions

45.5 x 30 cm (17 15/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

26.779

Medium or Technique

Transparent and opaque watercolor on wood; oaktag paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Lower left in artist's hand: Mount Mauaroa at Dawn Uponohu Morea looking S. towards the high peak at the end of the bay April 20th 1891

Provenance

Lent by William sturgis Bigelow December 19, 1910. Returned February 6, 1911. Re-lent July 7, 1922. Returned November 10, 1922. Bigelow Bequest 1926

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection