Silhouette of Captain Stephen Phillips

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1793-1822

GUSN

GUSN-175246

Description

Silhouette of Captain Stephen Phillips. Chalk highlights lightly outline sash and the edges of uniform. Painted black oval frame

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
chalk
Silhouette

Inscription

"BACHE / PATENT" (impressed)
"Captain STEPHEN PHILLIPS./Born 1761. Died 1838./Father of S.C. Phillips./(This silhouette was given/by Mrs. Rebecca (Upton)/Allyne to S.W.Phillips in 1897. Said to be a good likeness.)" (Typewritten text in black ink)

Associated Person

Phillips, Stephen, 1764-1838

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P268
FD351

Maker

Bache, William (Artist)

Dimensions

4 12/16 x 3 9/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.691