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The Old Cedar Tree at Manchester, Massachusetts

2006.44.824 (RS86688)

Description

Framed pastel drawing of a cedar tree overlooking the ocean. The tree is surrounded by grass and rocks. There are birds in the distance on the left and three ships on the right.

Details

Maker
Harvey, George Wainwright, 1855-1930 (Artist)
Date
1900-1930
Inscriptions
"The Old Cedar at Manchester, Mass / by George W. Harvey. / Given to Mrs. Wheatland by her sister. / Taken by Steven Phillips / as part of his share of his / grandmother's things. / Nov. 1. 1927" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
oil pastels
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
oil pastels
Painting
paper (fiber product)
pastels (visual works)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
30 4/16 x 26 5/16 x 1 4/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.824
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
180049

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