Esther Couronnee Par Assuerus

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-198553

Description

A black and white print on brown paper depicting a crowd of people standing around a raised platform on which a man stands facing a woman with his hands in her hair. There is text in French in the margin below the scene. The frame is made of wood and painted gold with a carved outer border and a beaded inner border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"ESTABLISHED 1820 / FROM / JOHN H. REEVES / Picture Framer and Gilder / 293 ESSEX STREET, SALEM, MASS. / OPPOSITE Y.M.C.A." (Printed framer's label on reverse.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P157

Maker

Reeves, John H., Mr. (Framer)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

21 11/16 x 26 7/16 x 1 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.580