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Silhouette Portrait

1947.118 (RS5203)

Description

Full length silhouette cut from black paper and set on white paper of a man facing left with hat in hand, mounted in a gilded molded wood frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Inscriptions
"An / Unknown / of / Hartford, CT. / Given me By / Cousin Ruth Grover / March / 1910 - " (Paper label)
Location of origin
Hartford, Connecticut
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
11 7/8 in x 6 1/2 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.118
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Olive Percival
GUSN
103912

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