Painted pine panel over mantel, signed lower right: "Phipps".  The painting is on two joined pine panels with a molded exterior frame.  The painting has a faux painted frame with a rural scene depicting a white Federal house and a red barn.  Along the front is a white picket fence. Along the top and side borders is a red and gold curtain.  The painting was by Mr. Phipps who painted 18 century style folk art paintings and decorated early folk art furniture during the 1960's through the 1980's. (PA-638) 
Condition:  Excellent. 
Dimensions:  23 5/8 x 40 7/8.