The Cup of Death

  • Elihu Vedder, The Cup of Death, 1885 and 1911, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. Evans, 1912.3.3

Title
The Cup of Death
Artist
Date
1885 and 1911
On View
Dimensions
44 7/8 x 22 1/2 in. (113.9 x 57.0 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of William T. Evans

Mediums
Mediums Description
oil on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Literature – Khayyam, Omar – Rubaiyat
  • Allegory – death
  • Fantasy – winged being
  • Landscape – time – night
  • Landscape – celestial – moon
Object Number
1912.3.3
Palette
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