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Venetian Doorway

2006.44.685 (RS86668)

Description

Oil painting of a doorway of a Venetian house. The door is located on the left side of the painting. The moulding around the door is in the form of an arch. There are four steps leading up to the door and above the tip of the arch is a small window. To the right of the door is a an elongated window with a plant. The walls near the door show exposed brick.

Details

Maker
Murphy, Hermann Dudley, 1867-1945 (Artist)
Date
ca. 1900-1945
Inscriptions
"HDM" (handwritten)
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)
Accession Number
2006.44.685
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
179866

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