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

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)