Sketch of Wall, Cornice, and Ceiling of Trinity Church, Boston

American
1876
John La Farge (American, 1835–1910)


Dimensions

Image: 21.5 x 9.4 cm (8 7/16 x 3 11/16 in.) Sheet: 25 x 16.4 cm (9 13/16 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.28

Medium or Technique

Watercolor, graphite on paper, mounted on a sheet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Right center in artist's hand: Trinity ceiling / Oct. 1876; on upper mount, left: ceiling, cornice/ wall; bottom: Bottom Wall; right: panels of upper ceiling of Trinity/ with cornice below as proposed to Richardson. 1876

Provenance

Henry Lee Higginson, Boston; acquired January 1912

Credit Line

Gift of Major Henry Lee Higginson