Mermaid with coral beads in hair embraces man with loincloth and red cap at edge of rock in sea. White foam, turquoise water; pink sky with yellow sun at horizon.


  • Title: The Mermaid
  • Date: 1910/1910
  • Provenance: Mrs. Roberts Brokaw (Phoebe Pyle); Mrs. Willard G. Chrichton (Eleanor Pyle); Theodore Pyle; Howard Pyle Jr.; Godfrey Pyle, and Wilfrid Pyle, 1940, Gift of the children of Howard Pyle in memory of their mother, Anne Poole Pyle, 1940
  • Physical Dimensions: w40.125 x h57.875 in (Complete)
  • Illustrator: Howard Pyle
  • Type: Paintings
  • Rights: Photograph and digital image © Delaware Art Museum. Not for reproduction or publication.
  • External Link: http://www.delart.org/
  • Medium: Oil on canvas

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