Domestic Happiness

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-222063

Description

Framed print of an indoor domestic scene with four figures. A husband, wife, and two children sit together. The wife and older daughter are both sewing and the younger child has their back turned toward the viewer. There is a dog laying on the floor between the figures.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
ink
wood (plant material)
Print

Inscription

"Painted by G. Morland" (printed)
"Bartoloti" (printed)
"Domestic Happiness" (printed)
"Established 1820 / from / John H. Reeves / Picture Framer and Gilder / 293 Essex Street, Salem, Mass / Opposite Y.M.C.A." (printed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P487

Maker

Reeves, John H., Mr. (Framer)
Reproduction of Morland, George, 1763-1804 (Painter)

Location of Origin

Salem, Massachusetts

Dimensions

17 2/16 x 15 5/16 x 12/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.910

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Salem (Essex county, Massachusetts)