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Silhouette

1925.627 (RS5052)

Description

Hollow cut bust length silhouette portrait over a black ground of a man facing left, drawn hair and painted coat details, mounted in a brass spandrel frame with foliate and bead borders and rosettes at corners.

Details

Maker
Bache, William (Artist)
Date
1800-1820
Inscriptions
Front: BACHE'S PATENT"
Reverse: "Cut by Wm. Bache." (Stamped and pencil)
Location of origin
American
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
5 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.627
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103808

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