Shepherd Boy

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1850-1883

GUSN

GUSN-198707

Description

Charcoal and pencil drawing on brown paper of a shepherd boy. The boy is in the center of the picture and is wearing a hat, a white highlighted shirt, and wooden clogs. He is holding his staff with two hands. The background is mountainous. The wood frame is gilt with a raised outer edge, a concave center and an inner edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

drawings (visual works)
charcoal (plant material)
chalk
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Drawing

Inscription

"M.P. Phillips" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P198
FA100

Maker

Phillips, Margaret Mason Peele, 1803-1883 (Painter)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

20 2/16 x 17 6/16 x 2 5/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.621