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Silhouette Portrait

1947.99 (RS5224)

Description

Bust length silhouette cut from black paper of a young boy facing right with painted gold hair and coat details, mounted in a veneered wood frame with black edge.

Details

Maker
Maginn, J.L. (Artist)
Date
ca. 1850
Inscriptions
Paper label 1: "Cut / at / Newcastle / By / J. L. Maginn / (Bought of J.L.A.)"
Paper label 2: "Little's / 432 SOUTH BROADWAY / LOS ANGELES" (Paper label)
Location of origin
Newcastle, England
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
5 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 3/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.99
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Olive Percival
GUSN
103898
Related Items
Title 100 Accession number 1947.98

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