Bancel La Farge
(1865 - 1938)
Bancel La Farge was active/lived in Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island. Bancel La Farge is known for architecture, landscape and religious painting, mosaics.
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Following is the obituary of Bancel LaFarge.
Noted Artist Dies, 72, In Mt. Carmet
Bancel LaFarge was son of Famous Painter, John; Decorated Many Churches in Career
Hamden, Aug. 14. --(Special.) -- Bancel LaFarge, noted artist and mural painter, died Sunday at his Mt. Carmet home after an illness of several months. He was 72 years old.
The funeral will be held Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in St. Aeden's Church, New Haven. Burial will be in Newport, R. I.
Mr. LaFarge was born in Newport, son of the famous artist, John LaFarge, and Margaret (Perry) LaFarge, who was the granddaughter of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry.
For about 10 years Bancel LaFarge devoted himself to the affairs of his family and was an assi