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Agriculture, a Classical Procession

2006.44.527 (RS9466)

Description

Gouache painting of Classical figures and agricultural references. The central figure is female and is riding a chariot pulled by oxen. The procession is framed by a Neoclassical border in an architectural style. The mat is gold cut with curved arched top. The frame is dark wood carved with a raised textured border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1891
Date is next to artist's initials in lower left corner.
Inscriptions
"J.S.C." (Artist's initials.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
gouache (paint)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Classical Revival (European revival style)
gouache (paint)
gouaches (paintings)
Painting
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
16 9/16 x 19 15/16 x 1 2/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.527
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197920

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