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.
What is this?
Central panel. Mermaid sits in underwater scene with head bowed, and looks into a seashell. Seaweed curves above in arched top as two fish swim above the mermaid.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008, Friday, March 07, 2008 - Sunday, July 06, 2008