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Silhouette Portrait

1947.119 (RS5204)

Description

Bust length silhouette portrait cut from white paper and set on black silk of a man facing left, mounted in a painted black wood frame with oval opening and grape cluster finding at top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1835
Inscriptions
"Deacon David Ingersoll / of Lee, Massachusetts - / D. 26. Jan., 1839 - / Abt. 79 -" (Paper label)
Location of origin
Massachusetts
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
People and organizations
Ingersoll, David, 1759-1839
Dimensions
7 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.119
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Olive Percival
GUSN
103913
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Accession number 1947.44

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