Study for Lunette in Library of Congress: Government

Study for Lunette in Library of Congress: Government

Artist: Elihu Vedder (American ; 1836-1923)

Date: 1896
Dimensions:
Overall: 24 1/2 x 45 1/16 in. (62.3 x 114.4 cm)
frame: 29 13/16 x 56 3/4 in. (75.8 x 144.2 cm)
Classification: PAINTING
Credit Line: Gift of John Hemming Fry
Object number: 38.1.1
Catalogue raisonné: Soria #514
Inscribed: l.l. in oil: Copyright 1896 by E.Vedder; l.r. in oil: Elihu Vedder/ Rome 1896; verso l.r.: [Smithsonian, NCFA exhibition label]; verso u.l.: [Brooklyn Museum, NCFA exhibition label]
Terms
  • government
  • allegory
  • swords
  • figures (representations)
  • allegorical figure
  • sword
  • Government
  • bridle
Not on view