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Portrait of Mrs. Stephen W. Phillips (Anna Pingree Wheatland) as a Young Girl

2006.44.825 (RS10099)

Description

Framed oil painting of a young girl holding flowers. She is wearing a black long sleeved dress with white lace collar and cuffs and her hair is curled. She is holding a basket of mixed flowers and leaves. The background is dark and lightens around the subject's head.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1878
Inscriptions
"Agents for the Arundel Society / Fine Arts and Mirrors. 145 Tremont Street. Boston. / Size 27 x 54 Sold by Frost & Adams. nos 33+35 Cornhill Boston"
"19085 Gold Soon as Pos" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
pins (jewelry)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
43 7/16 x 37 5/16 x 3 7/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.825
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
180054

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