Little Boy Whittling

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-199153

Description

Oil painting on canvas of a little boy whittling. The boy is seated and is wearing a straw hat, red bow tie, a white collared gray suit, and red and gray striped socks. He has brown hair and is actively whittling. In the background is a toy ship. The painting is signed in the bottom right corner. The wood frame is painted gold with an outer border, with grapes and leaves.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"J.C. Lowery, manufacturer of Picture Frames..." (printed)
"H.F.O" (Artist's signature)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P210
FA106

Maker

J.C. Lowery (Framer)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

23 4/16 x 19 3/16 x 2 3/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.633