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St. George bringing the dragon to Middle Eastern country

2006.44.932 (RS10411)

Description

Photographic print of a painting of St. George bringing the dragon to a Middle Eastern country. The scene centers on a man in a suit of armor, holding his sword aloft; and in the other hand is a leash attached to a dragon. The dragon has a serpentine tail, only two legs, and a stick through his head. To the right and left proper is a crowd of men looking on at the scene. In the background is a building with a large dome and several flags. On either side of this building are more towers and in some of them are more people watching.

Details

Maker
W.H. Gardner (Framer)
Location of origin
Salem, Massachusetts, United States
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ink
paper (fiber product)
photographic prints
Print, Photographic
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
21 x 45 7/16 x 1 2/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.932
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222771

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