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Silhouette Portrait

1937.401 (RS5144)

Description

Cut paper silhouette portrait of a man facing right, set on cream paper in a dark wood frame.

Details

Maker
Hubard, William James (Artist)
Date
1827
Inscriptions
"Joseph Willard / 1798-1865 / at the age of 29 years. / Cut with scissors / by / Master Hubard / without drawing or / maching / at the / Gallery of Cuttings and / Panharmonicon Concert Room / Sunday, Oct. 7th 1827." (Ink)
Location of origin
America
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
People and organizations
Willard, Joseph, Mr., 1798-1865
Dimensions
3 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.401
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Theodora Willard
GUSN
103854

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