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Faith and Charity
  • John La Farge
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Newport, Rhode Island, United States
  • Faith and Charity, circa 1892
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor, graphite on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8.4 x 7.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3.31 x 2.87 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13.6 x 7.6 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 5 3/8 x 3 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0171
Label Text

Two figures in separate cubicles, clothed in multi-colored robes. Design for a stained glass window. Figure in left niche is in profile facing right, while other figure faces left.