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Salem Pepper Traders about 1820

2006.44.791 (RS9988)

Description

Framed pencil drawing of a ship coming into port. Land featured in the left background, ship has ten sails and an American flag on the back mast.

Details

Maker
Wales, George Canning, 1868-1940
Date
ca. 1923
Inscriptions
"G.C.W 1923" (handwritten)
"Salem Pepper Traders / about 1820" (printed)
"George C. Wales"
"othood sheed 1926" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
graphite pencils
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Drawing
drawings (visual works)
graphite pencils
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
15 8/16 x 20 11/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.791
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
221752

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