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A Fainting Woman

2006.44.618 (RS9616)

Description

Oil painting on canvas of a fainting woman. There are ten figures present: a priest is the central figure, wearing a red robe. The fainting woman is to the left and is wearing a white dress with a blue sash; she is held up by a man in a blue outfit and a woman with a red feather in her hair. The setting is in a cathedral with a stained glass window in the back and an altar. The wood frame is gilt with a concave center border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1925
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)
Dimensions
22 1/16 x 28 x 2 6/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.618
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
198643

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