Portrait of Jane Appleton Phillips

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1837

GUSN

GUSN-199141

Description

Oil painting on canvas portrait of Jane Appleton Phillips. She has brown eyes and brown hair that is parted down the middle and tied back with a piece of red fabric. She is wearing a white shawl around her shoulders and a multi-colored dress. The background is a cloudy mountain scene. The wood frame is painted gold and intricately carved with a flower design around the outer border. The inner edge is oval shaped and there is decorations in each corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

oil paintings (visual works)
portraits
oil paint (paint)
canvas
wood (plant material)
PicturePortraitPortrait

Inscription

"Jane Appleton Phillips / born March 3, 1802 / Died Dec 19, 1837" (handwritten)
"Painted by David A. Putnam after J.A.P's death." (handwritten)
"D.A.P. No. 4 1837" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P209
FA031

Maker

Putnam, David A (Painter)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

36 7/16 x 30 14/16 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.632