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Silhouette Portrait

1947.45 (RS5212)

Description

Hollow cut silhouette set over white paper of a woman facing right, mounted in a gilt and painted wood frame with molded relief floral sprays applied at corners and oval opening.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Inscriptions
"Lydia / Percival of / Lenox / Born 1774 / Died 1830 / (My Great / Great Aunt" (Paper label)
Location of origin
Lenox, Massachusetts
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
People and organizations
Freeman, Lydia Percival, 1773-1830
Dimensions
5 3/4 in x 4 1/4 in x 3/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.45
GUSN
103889

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