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Silhouette Portrait

1947.116 (RS5201)

Description

Hollow cut bust length silhouette portrait set over black ground of a old woman facing left wearing a bonnet, mounted in a veneered wood frame with small rectangular opening.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Inscriptions
"Aunt P's / Great - Great / Grandmother / Buffum - / 18th / C" (Paper label)
Location of origin
American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Accession Number
1947.116
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Olive Percival
GUSN
103910

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