Study for a Memorial Window to Julia Appleton McKim, Trinity Church, Boston

Sketch for Memorial Window to Julia Appleton McKim, Trinity Church, Boston

American
1887
John La Farge (American, 1835–1910)


Dimensions

Mount: 27.8 x 17.5 cm (10 15/16 x 6 7/8 in.) Sheet: 22.8 x 9.8 cm (9 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.24

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Below on mount, probably in artist's hand: Sketch for McKim's Window in Trinity Church Boston; G 2227; #524; Middle right margin: Figure of Virgin 3' x 3 1/4".

Markings

Stamped in red with artist's seal (lower center)

Provenance

Probably sold by John La Farge to Major Henry Lee Higginson, Boston; 1912, gift of Henry Lee Higginson to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 4, 1912)

Credit Line

Gift of Major Henry Lee Higginson