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Azaleas

2006.44.817 (RS86685)

Description

Framed watercolor of a still life scene consisting of two potted Azalea plants and a ceramic woman figurine with traditional Japanese hairstyle and kimono. The pot on the left is yellow and the one on the right has a stylized design. Both rest on a multi-colored cloth.

Details

Maker
Benson, Frank Weston, 1862-1951 (Artist)
Date
1934
Inscriptions
"F.W. Benson '24" (handwritten)
"406 AZALEAS $650.00 / FRANK W. BENSON / STILL LIFE - AZALEAS / STEPHEN PHILLIPS / 30 CHESTNUT ST. SALEM" (typed)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Painting
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
31 14/16 x 37 12/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.817
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
180012

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