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Silhouette

1922.145 (RS5029)

Description

Hollow cut bust length silhouette set over a black ground of a man facing left with painted details for shirt and hair, mounted in a veneered wood frame with black mat with oval opening and painted gold decoration around edge and corners.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
Paper Tag: "Mrs. T.A. Lawton"
Pencil: "Wm. Gammell" (Pencil and paper tag)
Location of origin
American
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE
silhouettes
People and organizations
Gammell, William, Mr.
Dimensions
6 3/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.145
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
103983

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