Study for Lunette in Library of Congress: Anarchy

Study for Lunette in Library of Congress: Anarchy

Artist: Elihu Vedder (American ; 1836-1923)

Date: 1896
Dimensions:
Overall: 24 3/16 x 44 11/16 in. (61.5 x 113.5 cm)
frame: 29 13/16 x 56 11/16 in. (75.7 x 144 cm)
Classification: PAINTING
Credit Line: Gift of John Hemming Fry
Object number: 38.1.5
Catalogue raisonné: Soria 518
Inscribed: l.l. in oil: Copyright 1896 by E.Vedder; l.r. in oil: Elihu Vedder/ Rome 1896; verso l.r.: [NCFA, Smithsonian exhibition label]; verso u.c.: [NCFA, Brooklyn Museum exhibition label]
Terms
  • government
  • allegory
  • fires
  • destruction
  • figures (representations)
  • allegorical figures
  • fire
  • destruction
  • Government
On view