Lady in a Flowered Gown Holding Flowers

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-173613

Description

A portrait of a well-dressed woman on a picnic in the country. She is wearing a black dress with white flowers and has a white cloth on her lap. She holds flowers in her hands as she looks directly at the viewer. The picnic basket sits at bottom right corner, a country road winds along the left side. Frame is gilded wood, with very curved and flowing carvings. Entire piece is in protective wood box, lined with red velevet, and a glass front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

oil paintings (visual works)
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Painting

Inscription

"G. Jacquet" (Nameplate on bottom center of frame.)
"In Living Rm / over desk / in corner" (Words In blue ink, number in red ink, on white stamp on back of frame)
34127

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P168
FA015

Maker

Jacquet, Gustave Jean, 1846-1909 (Artist)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

21 5/16 x 16 9/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.591