(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) Pardon Giving and Pardon Imploring Hands

  • Elihu Vedder, (Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) Pardon Giving and Pardon Imploring Hands, 1883-1884, chalk, pencil, ink and watercolor on paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase and gift from Elizabeth W. Henderson in memory of her husband Francis Tracy Henderson, 1978.108.44

Title
(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) Pardon Giving and Pardon Imploring Hands
Artist
Date
1883-1884
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 17 3/4 x 13 1/4 in. (45.2 x 33.7 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase and gift from Elizabeth W. Henderson in memory of her husband Francis Tracy Henderson

Mediums
Mediums Description
chalk, pencil, ink and watercolor on paper
Classifications
Keywords
  • Allegory – religion – salvation
  • Allegory – quality – charity
  • Figure – fragment – hand
  • Literature – Khayyam, Omar – Rubaiyat
Object Number
1978.108.44
Palette
Linked Open Data
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