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Ship at Sea

2006.44.1060 (RS86698)

Description

Framed oil painting of a ship at sea. Ship with six unfurled sails catching wind. Three figures are seen aboard. There is one red pennant on the right mast and the ship is heading left. There are two seagulls to the left and two ships in the distance to the right.

Details

Maker
Norton, William Edward, 1843-1916 (Artist)
Date
1877
Inscriptions
"W.E. Norton" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
15 12/16 x 19 9/16 x 3 7/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1060
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
174961

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