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Silhouette Portrait

1985.742 (RS5282)

Description

Hollow cut bust length silhouette portrait set over black paper of a man facing right, mounted in a gilded wood frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Inscriptions
"Seth Washburn / maternal / grandfather / of / Walter H. Faunce" (Pencil)
Location of origin
Kingston, Massachusetts
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
People and organizations
Faunce, Walter Hamlet, Mr., 1832-1930
Washburn, Seth, Mr., 1768
Dimensions
6 3/8 in x 4 5/8 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.742
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Eliza H. Faunce
GUSN
103935

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