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Silhouette of Edward Watson

1925.654 (RS5077)

Description

Hollow cut paper silhouette set on black textile of a man facing left, mounted in a oval black wood frame with inner gold metal border.

Details

Maker
King, William (Artist)
Date
1803-1810
Inscriptions
Front: "KING"
Reverse: "Edward Watson / Hollow cut by / Wm. King." (Stamp, Ink and pencil)
Location of origin
Massachusetts
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
People and organizations
Watson, Edward, Mr.
Dimensions
6 1/4 in x 5 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.654
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103830

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