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View of the Island of Qalnr Approaching Honolulu Looking Toward Pearl Harbor

2006.44.623 (RS9627)

Description

A watercolor painting on paper of an island . There is water in the lower third of the picture and the island is in the center. The island has shrubbery and a purple mountain shadow. The sky is purple and pink with clouds. The wood frame has bronze plating on outer and inner edge.

Details

Maker
Bridgman, Lewis Jesse, 1857-1931 (Painter)
Brooks Reed Gallery (Dealer)
Inscriptions
"Brooks Reed Gallery / 19 Arlington Street / Boston." (printed)
"E Hoo Kanaka / The Hawaiian Library / of Stephen W. Phillips"
"View of Island of Qalnar / approaching Honolulu looking toward / Pearl Harbor. Painted by Lewis J. / Bridgman of Salem Mass."
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
bronze (metal)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
bronze (metal)
Painting
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
17 6/16 x 21 5/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.623
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
198747

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