John La Farge - From the Complementaries category:
I was becoming more and more dissatisfied with the systems of modelling... in tones that were arbitrary... and became much interested in the... effect of complementary colours. (John La Farge)
John La Farge - From the Gradation category:
...the rendering of the gradations of light and air through which we see form. (John La Farge)
John La Farge - From the Nature category:
-catalogue entry in 1878...
This picture has been painted entirely from nature and out of doors, except where an accident has necessitated repairs. (John La Farge)