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Honarable Stephen C. Phillips

2006.44.752 (RS9846)

Description

Three quarter length portrait of a man identified as Stephen C. Phillips. He is seated, his hair is disheveled. He is wearing a black open dress coat with a vest underneat and a black bow-tie around his neck. Painted gold frame with carved globes around the perimeter.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Hon. Stephen C. Phillips III / Merchant of Salem / from a photograph, the only one he ever had taken not long before his death / Most of the portraits and the lithographs of him made after his dath worked up from same photograph / This one came to me from Miss Jane P. Phillips at her death in 1910. Labelled by me in 1911 / Stephen W. Phillips V." (Handwritten note attached to reverse of photograph.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
photographs
Print, Photographic
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Phillips, Stephen C. (Stephen Clarendon), 1801-1857
Dimensions
11 7/16 x 9 5/16 x 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.752
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
221087

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