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St. Jerome in his Study

2006.44.992 (RS10513)

Description

Photograph of an engraving by Albrecht Durer entitled "St Jerome in his Study." The main subject, St. Jerome sits at his lectern with a dog and lion in front of it. The light coming through the window creates a halo around St. Jerome's head. There is an hour glass behind the saint and a skull on the window.

Details

Maker
X.H. Shaw & Son (Framer)
Reproduction of Durer, Albrecht, 1471-1528 (Artist)
Inscriptions
"X.H. Shaw & Son, Gilders, Manufacturers of frames of Every Description , and in Engravings, Chromos, Lithographs &c 283 Essex St. - Salem, MASS." (printed)
Location of origin
Salem, Massachusetts
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
photographic materials
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
photographic materials
photographic prints
Print, Photographic
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 15/16 x 9 14/16 x 1 2/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.992
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222828

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