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Silhouette Portrait

1987.567 (RS5287)

Description

Hollow cut silhouette bust length portrait set over black paper of a man facing left, drawn in hair, collar, shirt and coat lapel, mounted in a gilded molded wood frame with a twist rope border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
Probably American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
5 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.567
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
103936

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