Study for a Group of Angels: Memorial in Philadelphia

American
1855–1910
John La Farge (American, 1835–1910)


Dimensions

Limits of drawing: 23 x 12.5 cm (9 1/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2825

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Lower left: probably in the artist's hand : this grouping of Angels preferrd[sic]/A/ the center figures will be a LITTLE HIGHER. On mount: Philadelphia window

Provenance

Henry Lee Higginson, Boston; gift to MFA, December 7, 1911.

Credit Line

Gift of Major Henry Lee Higginson