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Musical Angel

2006.44.606 (RS84910)

Description

Oil painting on panel of an angel holding a wooden instrument to her chest. Her robes are red and blue with gold decoration, and she stands on a small blue surface. Her halo and background are golden, as is the top portion of her wings, which blend downward into a pink color. The frame is intricately carved wood. The bottom and sides are rectangular and the top is peaked. Two spindled columns are on right and left sides. Brown paper backing.

Details

Maker
After Angelico, Fra, ca. 1400-1455 (Artist)
Date
1880-1920
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
21 5/16 x 7 7/16 x 1 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.606
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
179820
Related Items
Title Musical Angel Accession number 2006.44.607 Relationship One of a pair

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