Print

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-198485

Description

Framed print depicting a scene in a royal room. A man in a black robe is kneeling and giving children a illuminated manuscript in front of a crowd of people. Behind the figures is a window through which we can see water and a masted ship. At the bottom center of the pictures is a chained monkey. The frame is simple and painted black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
ink
wood (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
Print

Inscription

"Phillips" (Handwritten on backing paper.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P149

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

23 4/16 x 23 10/16 x 1 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.572