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Silhouette

1925.636 (RS5060)

Description

Hollow cut silhouette portrait of a man facing left with pencil drawn details for hair, collar, and vest, mounted in a gilded molded wood frame with trefoil and rosette border, white mat with oval opening and gilt border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Location of origin
Probably American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
10 3/8 in x 8 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.636
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103816

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