Musical Angel

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-179822

Description

Oil painting of a trumpeting angel wearing red robes decorated with gold trim and florettes. Her halo and wings are gold, as is the background. She stands on a small blue surface. The Gothic frame is intricately carved wood. The bottom and sides are rectangular and the top is peaked. Two spindled columns are on the right and left sides. Brown paper backing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P184
FA030

Maker

After Angelico, Fra, ca. 1400-1455 (Artist)

Dimensions

21 5/16 x 7 7/16 x 1 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.607

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