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Woman Holding Doves

2006.44.653 (RS9685)

Description

Oil painting of a woman holding doves, framed in a golden wooden frame with applied plaster details. The woman is wearing a red and blue dress with white trim and a straw hat with fiber trim. She is shown sitting from the waist up, left shoulder forward and exposed. She holds the body of a bird in her left hand and its wing in her right hand. Another bird sits nearby. Frame is wooden, painted gold. It has an interior trim pattern as well as floral and leaf decorations at the corners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Painting
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
22 14/16 x 18 9/16 x 1 15/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.653
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
202710

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