Venetian Canal

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1875-1925

GUSN

GUSN-173517

Description

Watercolor painting of a waterway in Venice. Gondola depicted in lower left and a home on the right. Title on lower left, artist's signature on lower right. Original cream colored mat with folded inner edges, not cut. Frame is cream with gold outer border and a gold beaded inner border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

paintings (visual works)
watercolor (paint)
paper (fiber product)
Painting

Inscription

illegible writing and "0,1220" (handwritten)
"Fillet is attached to / these strips, only about 4 or 5/ fastenings hold them in. / Take care removing art!!!" (handwritten note to frame shop found in box, now in accession file)
" Pingree / 0,1220 / 20 1/2 26 1/4" (handwritten note saved in accession file)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P111
FA107

Maker

Sala, Paolo, 1859-1924 (Artist)

Dimensions

30 6/16 x 24 10/16 x 1 2/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.534

Places

Venice (Venezia province, Veneto, Italy)