There is one other image of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

Object Timeline

1955

  • We acquired this object.

2006

2015

2022

  • You found it!

Drawing, study of hands holding flute

This is a Drawing. It was created by Elihu Vedder. It is dated ca. 1890 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is pencil, blue crayon, on light yellow paper; watermark. 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

15 x 13.6 cm (5 7/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, study of hands holding flute; Elihu Vedder (American, 1836 – 1923); USA; pencil, blue crayon, on light yellow paper; watermark; 15 x 13.6 cm (5 7/8 x 5 3/8 in.); Gift of the American Academy of Arts and Letters; 1955-38-37-a

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18404431/ |title=Drawing, study of hands holding flute |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=30 June 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>