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Silhouette Portrait

1947.50 (RS5216)

Description

Hollow cut paper silhouette set on black textile of a woman facing left, set in an oval dark wood frame under glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Inscriptions
"Fear / Percival / of / Lenox / B. 17 August, 1787 / D. 11 May, 1815" (Paper label)
Location of origin
Massachusetts
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
People and organizations
Percival, Fear, 1787-1815
Dimensions
5 1/4 in x 4 1/8 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.50
GUSN
103893

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