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(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) Title Page

1883-1884 Elihu Vedder Born: New York, New York 1836 Died: Rome, Italy 1923 chalk, pencil and watercolor on paper sheet: 14 1/8 x 10 3/4 in. (36.0 x 27.4 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase and gift from Elizabeth W. Henderson in memory of her husband Francis Tracy Henderson 1978.108.4 Not currently on view


Literature - Khayyam, Omar - Rubaiyat

Miscellaneous - decorative motif - geometric

Miscellaneous - decorative motif - vine


crayon - chalk

paint - watercolor