Study for Lunette in Library of Congress: Good Administration

Study for Lunette in Library of Congress: Good Administration

Artist: Elihu Vedder (American ; 1836-1923)

Date: 1896
Dimensions:
Overall: 24 3/16 x 44 5/8 in. (61.5 x 113.3 cm)
frame: 29 13/16 x 56 3/4 in. (75.8 x 144.1 cm)
Classification: PAINTING
Credit Line: Gift of John Hemming Fry
Object number: 38.1.2
Catalogue raisonné: Soria #515
Inscribed: l.l. in oil: Copyright 1896 by E.Vedder; l.r. in oil: Elihu Vedder/ Rome 1896; verso l.r.: [NCFA exhibition label]; verso u.c.: [NCFA exhibition label, Brooklyn Museum]
Terms
  • government
  • allegory
  • wheat straw
  • figures
  • thrones
  • scales (weighing devices)
  • books
  • wheat
  • allegorical figure
  • justice
  • throne
  • Government
  • books
  • scale
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