Still Life of Petunias in a Glass Vase
Pastel on paper
Sheet: 14 x 12 in.
Mount: 15 5/8 x 13 1/2 in.
l.l. signed and dated: Jno La Farge 1884
[removed] white printed label: [eagle insignia] Spanierman Gallery \ 50 East 78 Street New York 10021 Tel (212) 879-7085 \ John LaFarge \ Still Life with Petunias in a Glass Vase \ Pastel on paper \ 14 1/4 x 12 inches \ signed and dated lower left: Jno LaFarge 1884 \ SN 87:873 \ Permission to reproduce must be given in writing, and the credit line must read "Courtesy Spanierman Gallery."
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Acquisition in memory of Bartlett H. Hayes, Jr., Trustee, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, 1968-1976
Revealed Treasures: Drawings from the Permanent CollectionOctober 21, 2001–February 10, 2002
This exhibition of drawings spanning the 19th and 20th centuries represents the evolution of the medium from preliminary outlines for other artistic media to a modern means of self-expression in its own right.
The Allure of Paper: Drawings and Watercolors from the CollectionJuly 9–October 9, 2011
This special exhibition showcases one-of-a-kind works on paper never before exhibited together, chronicling the sweeping changes that occurred in American art over the course of nearly 200 years from portraiture and history painting to modernism and abstraction.