Tahiti, Fiji, & Ceylon, 1891 Artist: John La Farge (American, 1835–1910, M.A. (Hon.) 1896)


Graphite and some watercolor drawings throughout; cardboard cover, 65 leaves, 38 filled


12.5 × 20.1 cm (4 15/16 × 7 15/16in.) (closed sketchbook)
sheet: 12.541 × 19.685 cm (4 15/16 × 7 3/4 in.) (single page)
sheet: 12.541 × 39.37 cm (4 15/16 × 15 1/2 in.) (open spread)

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Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund

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19th century


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  • Lisa Hodermarsky et al., John La Farge's Second Paradise: Voyages in the South Seas, 1890–1891, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2010), 100–103, 204–5, 217, no. 65, fig. 78, 80–81, 149–5.
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