Wild Roses in an Antique Chinese Bowl

1880
John La Farge (American, 1835–1910)


Dimensions

Platemark: 27.6 x 23 cm (10 7/8 x 9 1/16 in.) Sheet: 27.6 x 22.9 cm (10 7/8 x 9 in.) Framed: 49.8 x 43.8 cm (19 5/8 x 17 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.27.96

Medium or Technique

Transparent and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper.

Inscription

Initialed and dated lower right in black wash: JLF / 1880

Provenance

Elizabeth Howard Bartol Bequest, 1927

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Elizabeth Howard Bartol