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Drawing, "The Mermaid Window", Design for Stained Glass Window for the A.H. Barney Residence, New York, NY, 1882

This is a Drawing. It was created by Elihu Vedder and manufactured by Louis C. Tiffany & Co. and made for (as the client) Ashbel Holmes Barney. It is dated 1882 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is color crayon, brush and gold paint on off-white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by The American Academy of Arts & Letters. It is credited Gift of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

Its dimensions are

Image: 22.5 x 9.7 cm (8 7/8 x 3 13/16 in.)

It is signed

lower left : Copyright 1887 by E. Vedder

Cite this object as

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-b.

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008.

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