Girl with Firewood and Basket of Vegetables

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

187?

GUSN

GUSN-173611

Description

An oil painting of a girl carrying produce in a basket. She is wearing a dark dress and a rust colored apron. In her basket are tomatoes and a head of lettuce, in her arms she carries kindling, the street is gray, the wall behind her is red. Frame is gold painted wood with carved designs. Back border is recessed and very inside border is also. Middle border is raised towards the viewer. Edges of frame (near back) are painted black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

oil paintings (visual works)
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Painting

Inscription

"L. Mion Venezia, 1886" (The year may not be 1886 because his dates end in 1878.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P167
FA016

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

23 10/16 x 19 8/16 x 3 6/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.590