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Silhouette Portrait

1947.115 (RS5200)

Description

Silhouette of cut black paper set on white paper of Benjamin Franklin facing left, mounted in a molded wood frame with gilt inner border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Inscriptions
"Benjamin / Franklin - / B. in Antique / Shop - / Glendale, Cal. / July - / 1926" (Paper label)
Location of origin
American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
People and organizations
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Dimensions
7 3/4 in x 6 1/4 in x 7/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.115
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Olive Percival
GUSN
103909

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