In the Third Gate, Looking Toward the Fourth of the Temple of Iyemitsu, Nikko, August 1886

1886–93
John La Farge (American, 1835–1910)


Dimensions

Overall: 40.4 x 28.2cm (15 7/8 x 11 1/8 in.) Framed: 48.3 x 42.5 cm (19 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.694

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

View of a temple in Nikko, Japan, visited by La Farge in 1886 (this watercolor may have been executed at a later date).

Provenance

The artist; Doll & Richards, Boston, MA, 1893; Nathaniel T. Dexter; his bequest through the Nathaniel T. Dexter Fine Arts Trust to MFA, June 2000.

Credit Line

Gift of the Nathaniel T. Dexter Fine Arts Trust