Skip to content

Search Collections

Silhouette Portrait

1944.848 (RS5183)

Description

Full length positive-cut silhouette portrait cut from black paper of a man facing right with a top hat and cane, painted ground details, mounted in a veneered mahogany frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1845
Location of origin
Probably American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
14 in x 10 1/2 in x 1 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1944.848
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103881

Comments