Chinese Garden Scene

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-222809

Description

Framed print reproduction of a Chinese silk painting. Fourteen figures are in a landscape, some on a boat, some dancing, and some collecting flowers. In the right background is a large Chinese-style building.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"Foster Bros. / 4 Park Square / Boston" (printed)
"Chinese painting / of a 'garden scene' / reproduction of a / painting on silk in / British Museum / Bot in London 1924. / Stephen W. Phillips Salem." (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P573

Maker

Foster Brothers (Framer)

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

10 6/16 x 20 2/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.996

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)