Skip to content

Search Collections

Silhouette

1925.623 (RS5048)

Description

A pair of hollow cut silhouettes set on black textile of a woman facing right and a man facing left, both mounted behind painted glass with gold borders and sprigs of foliate decoration, gilt wood frame with twisted rope border applied to the cove.

Details

Maker
Possibly Warner, Orson C. (Artist)
Date
ca. 1820
Inscriptions
"WE ARE ONE" (Painted)
Location of origin
Probably American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
6 5/8 in x 9 3/4 in x 1 1/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.623
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103805

Comments