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Silhouette of Captain Stephen Phillips

2006.44.691 (RS83157)

Description

Silhouette of Captain Stephen Phillips. Chalk highlights lightly outline sash and the edges of uniform. Painted black oval frame

Details

Maker
Bache, William (Artist)
Date
1793-1822
Inscriptions
"BACHE / PATENT" (impressed)
"Captain STEPHEN PHILLIPS./Born 1761. Died 1838./Father of S.C. Phillips./(This silhouette was given/by Mrs. Rebecca (Upton)/Allyne to S.W.Phillips in 1897. Said to be a good likeness.)" (Typewritten text in black ink)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
chalk
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
chalk
paper (fiber product)
Silhouette
silhouettes
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Phillips, Stephen, 1764-1838
Dimensions
4 12/16 x 3 9/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.691
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
175246

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