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Portrait of Stephen C. Phillips

2006.44.614 (RS9609)

Description

Oil painting on canvas of a seated male, Stephen Clarendon Phillips. He is seated in a red chair and has light brown hair and muted green-blue eyes. He is wearing a black coat, a gray spotted vest with a white collared shirt and a black bow tie. The background is light green. The wood frame is guilded with a raised outer edge, then concave, then an inner edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Inscriptions
"Salem May __ Moulton & Dover?" (Torn label on reverse of frame. )
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
canvas
gesso
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
gesso
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Phillips, Stephen C. (Stephen Clarendon), 1801-1857
Dimensions
40 3/16 x 33 2/16 x 2 6/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.614
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
198581

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