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Silhouette

1925.662 (RS5084)

Description

Hollow cut silhouette portrait set over black silk of a woman facing right, mounted in an oval brass frame with foliate and bead borders.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Inscriptions
"Todd (?) (Pencil)
Location of origin
Probably American
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
4 3/4 in x 4 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.662
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103837

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