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La Farge, John, 1835-1910

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role Artist Scholar/Critic/Expert
dates 1835-1910
city New York City
stateNY
other citiesNewport, RI;
gender M
historical notes John La Farge was an art collector, artist, decorator and writer. La Farge collected Japanese prints and specialized in nineteenth-century prints by Hiroshige and Hokusai.

Work from his art collection was sold via Anderson Art Galleries, New York in both 1908 and after his death in 1911.

La Farge married Margaret Mason Perry in 1861.
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1900-1910
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Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
John La Farge and La Farge family papers, 1850-1972. see details...
Yale University Library
Manuscripts and Archives
La Farge family papers (1850-1938) see details...
Yale University Library
Manuscripts and Archives
John La Farge papers relating to his catalogue raisonné, 1965-1990. see details...
The New-York Historical Society
Manuscript Department
John La Farge papers, 1899-1952. see details...
Freer and Sackler Library
Artist File: La Farge, John, 1835-1910 see details...
National Portrait Gallery Library
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Artist File: La Farge, John, 1835-1910 see details...
American Art Archives
Alfred Williams Anthony papers, [ca. 1880-1930]. see details...