Detail View: The AMICA Library: (Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) The End of Ramazan

AMICA ID: 
SAAM.1978.108.48
AMICA Library Year: 
2001
Object Type: 
Drawings and Watercolors
Creator Name: 
Vedder, Elihu
Creator Nationality: 
North American; American
Creator Role: 
Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 
1836 USA-1923 Italy
Creator Name-CRT: 
Elihu Vedder
Title: 
(Illustration for Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám) The End of Ramazan
Title Type: 
Title
View: 
Full View
Creation Date: 
1883-1884
Creation Start Date: 
1883
Creation End Date: 
1884
Materials and Techniques: 
chalk, pencil, ink and watercolor on paper
Dimensions: 
sheet: 13 9/16 x 10 7/16 in. (34.4 x 26.5 cm.)
AMICA Contributor: 
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Owner Location: 
Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 
1978.108.48
Credit Line: 
Museum purchase and gift from Elizabeth W. Henderson in memory of her husband Francis TracyHenderson
Inscriptions: 
lower left in chalk and pencil: V.center right in pencil: 90/So while the Vessels oneby one were speaking,/The little Moon look'd in that all were seeking:/And then theyjogg'd each other, "Brother! Brother!/"Now for the Porter's shoulder-knot a-creaking!"mount upper right in pencil: Caldo
Copyright: 
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Rights: 
Related Image Identifier Link: 
SAAM.1978.108.48.tif