Drawing, ""The Mermaid Window", Design for Stained Glass Window for the A.H. Barney Residence, New York, NY", 1882 Color crayon, brush and gold paint on off-white wove paper. Gift of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. 1955-38-2-a.
What is this?
Narrow flanking panel for central composition. Pearl rocaille escutcheon swings from branch of under water plant, with fish swimming about. Large conch shell at bottom.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008, Friday, March 07, 2008 - Sunday, July 06, 2008