The Fisherman and the Djinn

American
1887–88
John La Farge (American, 1835–1910)


Dimensions

35.5 x 25.5 cm (14 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1758

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Lower margin, probably in the artist's hand: Copyright, 1888, by John La Farge; on reverse: Copyright by John La Farge- New York, 1887

Provenance

Susan Cornelia Warren; bought by Samuel D. Warren, Boston; gift of Samuel D. Warren to Sarah Wyman Whitman, Boston; 1904, bequest of Sarah Wyman Whitman to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 3, 1904)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Sarah Wyman Whitman