TITLE

John La Farge's Discovery of Japanese Art: A New Perspective on the Origins of Japonisme

AUTHOR(S)
Adams, Henry
PUB. DATE
September 1985
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep85, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p449
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how art collector John La Farge discovered Japanese art. Childhood interest in Oriental art; Encounter with Japanese prints in the 1850s; Evidences that prove La Farge was collecting art works from Japan.
ACCESSION #
5313052

 

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