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Silhouette Portrait

1958.84 (RS5247)

Description

Black paper cut silhouette set on white paper of a man facing right, mounted in a gilt wood frame with a verre eglomise mat with an oval opening bordered by gold rays and foliate sprigs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Location of origin
Probably American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
8 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.84
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
103919

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