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Portrait of Faase, the Taupo, or Official Virgin, of Fagaloa Bay, and Her Duenna, Samoa

Artist:
John La Farge (American, New York 1835–1910 Providence, Rhode Island)
Date:
1891 (?)
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache and graphite on off-white Japan-type paper
Dimensions:
23 1/16 x 17 5/16 in. (58.6 x 44 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Susan Vanderpoel Clark, 1967
Accession Number:
67.155.5
Not on view
Inscription: [at lower right]: LA FARGE
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