Print

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-12708

Description

Sepia-toned photo of a painting of the Armoured Saint, standing in a doorway. He holds a broken staff in his right hand, his left hand on his hips. A swag of fruit hangs above his head. in the background is a winding road leading to a castle on the hillside. Dark stained wood frame has a double raised rib with an gilded inner edge of beaded gesso. Under glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
gesso
gilding
glass (material)
photographs
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
allegory (artistic device)
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
religions (concept)
saints
Gesso
Glass
photographic print
Allegorical Figure
Religion
Saint
Beaded
Gilded
PICTURE, RELIGIOUS

Inscription

Insignia on the lower right corner.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Europe

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

28.75 x 17.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1813