Ship at Sea

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1877

GUSN

GUSN-174961

Description

Framed oil painting of a ship at sea. Ship with six unfurled sails catching wind. Three figures are seen aboard. There is one red pennant on the right mast and the ship is heading left. There are two seagulls to the left and two ships in the distance to the right.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"W.E. Norton" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P637
FA142

Maker

Norton, William Edward, 1843-1916 (Artist)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

15 12/16 x 19 9/16 x 3 7/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1060