Figure Study for Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

A work made of black wax crayon and a variety of colored wax crayons with graphite and touches of gold pigment, heightened with white gouache on blue wove paper (discolored) laid down on tan board.
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  • A work made of black wax crayon and a variety of colored wax crayons with graphite and touches of gold pigment, heightened with white gouache on blue wove paper (discolored) laid down on tan board.

Date:

c. 1884, reworked 1911

Artist:

Elihu Vedder
American, 1836-1923

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Artist

Elihu Vedder

Title

Figure Study for Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Origin

United States

Date

1884

Medium

Black wax crayon and a variety of colored wax crayons with graphite and touches of gold pigment, heightened with white gouache on blue wove paper (discolored) laid down on tan board

Dimensions

649 x 466 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace H. Martin

Reference Number

1946.427

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