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Silhouette

1925.655 (RS5078)

Description

Hollow cut paper silhouette over black textile of a young boy facing left, set in a brass spandrel frame with foliate and beaded borders and rosette decorations.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1825
Inscriptions
"Rosenberg frame" (Pencil)
Location of origin
Probably America
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
3 5/8 in x 3 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.655
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103831

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