Study for Prayer for Death in the Desert
- Artist: Elihu Vedder
- Medium: Charcoal, white chalk, pastel, and black crayon on gray-green, moderately thick, slightly textured wove paper.
- Dates: ca. 1867
- Dimensions: 12 5/16 x 17 7/16 in. (31.3 x 44.3 cm)
- Signature: Signed in graphite lower right: "E. V."
- Inscriptions: Very faint inscription (appears erased) at lower left: “[?] Mort[e?]”
- Collection: American Art
- Accession Number: L81.62
- Image: L81.62_PS6.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, Nov 30, 2010