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2006.44.572 (RS9538)

Description

Framed print depicting a scene in a royal room. A man in a black robe is kneeling and giving children a illuminated manuscript in front of a crowd of people. Behind the figures is a window through which we can see water and a masted ship. At the bottom center of the pictures is a chained monkey. The frame is simple and painted black.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Phillips" (Handwritten on backing paper.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
23 4/16 x 23 10/16 x 1 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.572
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
198485

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