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A Moorish Marketplace

2006.44.593 (RS86655)

Description

An oil painting of a moorish marketplace. A gold domed building stands at right. A tree stands at left. People and horses in front of carts along bottom of sene. Frame is carved wood with a recessed back and inner border, gold painted. Plaster leaves are gilded. The recessed middle border is gilded.

Details

Maker
Pasini, Alberto, 1826-1899 (Artist)
Inscriptions
"A. Pasini" (artusut's signature at bottom left)
"A. Pasini" (Name plate on center of bottom inner border of frame)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
Dimensions
24 10/16 x 21 11/16 x 4 12/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.593
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
173658

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