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Silhouette Portrait

1987.569 (RS5289)

Description

Hollow cut silhouette bust length portrait set over black silk of a woman facing left with wide lace collar, mounted in an oval molded wood frame with beaded border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
"L [illegible] (Pencil)
Location of origin
Probably American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
6 3/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.569
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
103938

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