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Silhouette

1925.661 (RS5083)

Description

Painted bust length silhouette portrait of a man facing left, mounted in an oval brass spandrel frame with foliate and bead borders.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Inscriptions
"Painted / Probably / by Moses Chapman / Mrs. L.A. Lawton" (Pencil)
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
4 3/4 x 4 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.661
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103836

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