Composition study for "Man and Science" lunette, from the mural series "The Building of the House of Wisdom," Charlton Yarnall House
MediumOil on canvas
Credit LineGift of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, 2012
Dimensions36 x 54 in.
Description & Inscriptions
Oakley’s widowed mother Cornelia Swain Oakley posed for the figure of the seated older woman dressed in black.