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Silhouette

1925.626 (RS5051)

Description

Hollow cut silhouette bust length portrait set over black silk of a man facing left with drawn pencil hair details, mounted in a wood frame and a verre eglomise mat with an oval opening and ray border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Location of origin
Probably American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
Dimensions
5 3/4 in x 4 7/8 in x 5/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.626
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103963

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