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Drawing, Study for "Venus", ca. 1885

This is a Drawing. It was created by Elihu Vedder. It is dated ca. 1885 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is black crayon, white chalk, on tan 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

29.5 x 25.1 cm (11 5/8 x 9 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for "Venus", ca. 1885; Elihu Vedder (American, 1836 – 1923); USA; black crayon, white chalk, on tan paper; 29.5 x 25.1 cm (11 5/8 x 9 7/8 in.); Gift of the American Academy of Arts and Letters; 1955-38-68

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