(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) Youth and Age

  • Elihu Vedder, (Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) Youth and Age, 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, 1978.108.51

Title
(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) Youth and Age
Artist
Date
1883-1884
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 17 5/8 x 13 1/4 in. (44.9 x 33.6 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
  • Literature – Khayyam, Omar – Rubaiyat
  • Figure group – female
  • Dress – historic – classical dress
  • Allegory – life
  • Animal – goat
Object Number
1978.108.51
Palette
Linked Open Data
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