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Siva Dance: Triptych of Seated Single Figures

A work made of watercolor and opaque watercolor, with pastel, on cream wove paper (left); watercolor and opaque watercolor on cream wove paper (center); watercolor and opaque watercolor, with touches of pastel, on cream wove paper (right), mounted overall to pulp board.
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  • A work made of watercolor and opaque watercolor, with pastel, on cream wove paper (left); watercolor and opaque watercolor on cream wove paper (center); watercolor and opaque watercolor, with touches of pastel, on cream wove paper (right), mounted overall to pulp board.

Date:

1890/91

Artist:

John La Farge
American, 1835-1910

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

John La Farge

Title

Siva Dance: Triptych of Seated Single Figures

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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1890–1891

Medium

Watercolor and opaque watercolor, with pastel, on cream wove paper (left); watercolor and opaque watercolor on cream wove paper (center); watercolor and opaque watercolor, with touches of pastel, on cream wove paper (right), mounted overall to pulp board

Dimensions

Left: 35.9 × 31.5 cm (14 3/16 × 12 7/16 in.); Center: 35.2 × 26.4 cm (13 7/8 × 10 7/16 in.); Right: 34.4 × 26.5 cm (13 9/16 × 10 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Bud and Ellie Frank

Reference Number

2014.1148

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