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Stephen H. Phillips

2006.44.767 (RS9899)

Description

Black and white photograph of Stephen H. Phillips. He is shown sitting in his library in front of the fireplace, reading a large book. He is in his sixties or seventies. The room contains a large oriental rug, a desk, three chairs, and a cabinet holding a large collection of books. Simple black wood frame.

Details

Maker
Gardner, William H. (Framer)
Date
1896-1897
Inscriptions
"from William H. Gardener / Artistic Picture Framing / 163 Essex Street, Salem, Mass." (printed)
"Stephen Phillips / taken in his Library / winter of 1896-7 / Stephen H. father of Stephen W." (handwritten)
"Library / Right breast of / fireplace - / Left column / Number one from / bottom - / Bottom (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
photographic prints
Print, Photographic
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Phillips, Stephen H. (Stephen Henry), 1823-1897
Dimensions
10 11/16 x 12 10/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.767
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
221705

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