Choir Boy, Interior of an Italian Church

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

19th Century

GUSN

GUSN-222059

Description

Framed watercolor painting of an interior of a church. On the left proper side, at the top is the wall, is a religious scene. Jutting out from the wall is a pulpit that is being supported by columns. Above the pulpit is an arch with more religious artwork. The floor of the building stands a choir boy in a white smock and a blue dress with his back to the viewer, holding a candlestick. On the right proper side, in front of the boy are stairs. At the top of the stairs sits three men robbed in purple.

Details

Descriptive Terms

watercolors (paintings)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Painting

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P475
FA116

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

20 8/16 x 16 1/16 x 15/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.898