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Wax Relief Portrait

1938.1266 (RS5148)

Description

Modeled colored wax portrait of a man facing left wearing Louis XIV style wig and clothing, set on glass within a wide rectangular dark wood frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Inscriptions
Paper label 1: "Amos Adams / AMERICA"
Paper label 2: "N173 / UR" (Paper labels)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SCULPTURE
sculpture (visual work)
Dimensions
7 7/8 in x 6 5/8 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.1266
GUSN
103869

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