Query: Elihu Vedder's Drawings for the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Traveling exhibition)
Elihu Vedder papers
Creators:
Vedder, Elihu, 1836-1923
Dates:
1804-1969
bulk 1840-1923
Size:
9.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.veddelih
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and illustrator Elihu Vedder measure approximately 9.2 linear feet and date from 1804-1969, with the bulk of the material dating from 1840-1923. The collection documents Vedder's personal life and work. Best known for his illustrations of the 1884 edition of The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Vedder's papers include correspondence, writings, diaries, photographs, a limited number of drawings, books and printed material, legal and financial papers, and scattered personal and family papers.

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in AAA.veddelih for Elihu Vedder's Drawings for the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Traveling exhibition)
Exhibition and Publication Records
Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1998-2008
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-070
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document exhibition planning and production, and curatorial publishing activities at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery during the tenures of Deputy Directors Charles J. Robertson (1986-2001) and Rachel M. Allen (2002- ). Some of the materials date to when the museum was known as …

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in Accession 12-070 for Elihu Vedder's Drawings for the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Traveling exhibition)
Exhibition Records
Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Curatorial Office
Dates:
1988-2014
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-189
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the research, development, fundraising, publicity, production, and execution of exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM), previously known as the National Museum of American Art, 1980-2000, as well as exhibitions displayed in the Renwick Gallery. These materials were primarily created by Chief Curator …

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in Accession 17-189 for Elihu Vedder's Drawings for the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Traveling exhibition)
Exhibition Records
Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Curatorial Office
Dates:
1983-2015
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-092
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Joann Moser, Deputy Chief Curator, documenting the planning, development and production of exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, which, prior to 2000, was known as the National Museum of American Art. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, and notes; budget summaries; agreements; scripts; a floor …

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in Accession 20-092 for Elihu Vedder's Drawings for the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (Traveling exhibition)