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(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) Dedication

1883-1884 Elihu Vedder Born: New York, New York 1836 Died: Rome, Italy 1923 chalk, pencil and watercolor on paper sight 17 3/8 x 12 1/4 in. (44.2 x 31.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase and gift from Elizabeth W. Henderson in memory of her husband Francis Tracy Henderson 1978.108.5 Not currently on view


Dress - historic - classical dress

Figure female - full length

Literature - Khayyam, Omar - Rubaiyat

Object - other - wreath


crayon - chalk

paint - watercolor