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Silhouette Portrait

1928.1406 (RS5105)

Description

Hollow cut silhouette bust length portrait set over black textile of a man facing left, clothing details and hair done in black and yellow ink, mounted in a gilt wood frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
"Barstow / or / Wm Torrey / Resided in / Broadoak Farm / Hanover" (Pencil)
Location of origin
Probably American
Associated Building
Home of the subject of portrait Broad Oak Farm. Home of the subject of portrait Broad Oak Farm.
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
5 3/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 5/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.1406
GUSN
103962

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