Honarable Stephen C. Phillips

Collection Type

  • Photography

GUSN

GUSN-221087

Description

Three quarter length portrait of a man identified as Stephen C. Phillips. He is seated, his hair is disheveled. He is wearing a black open dress coat with a vest underneat and a black bow-tie around his neck. Painted gold frame with carved globes around the perimeter.

Details

Descriptive Terms

photographs
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Print, Photographic

Inscription

"Hon. Stephen C. Phillips III / Merchant of Salem / from a photograph, the only one he ever had taken not long before his death / Most of the portraits and the lithographs of him made after his dath worked up from same photograph / This one came to me from Miss Jane P. Phillips at her death in 1910. Labelled by me in 1911 / Stephen W. Phillips V." (Handwritten note attached to reverse of photograph.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P329

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

11 7/16 x 9 5/16 x 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.752