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Chinese Garden Scene

2006.44.996 (RS10523)

Description

Framed print reproduction of a Chinese silk painting. Fourteen figures are in a landscape, some on a boat, some dancing, and some collecting flowers. In the right background is a large Chinese-style building.\n

Details

Maker
Foster Brothers (Framer)
Inscriptions
"Foster Bros. / 4 Park Square / Boston" (printed)
"Chinese painting / of a 'garden scene' / reproduction of a / painting on silk in / British Museum / Bot in London 1924. / Stephen W. Phillips Salem." (handwritten)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10 6/16 x 20 2/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.996
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222809

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