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Silhouette of Nathaniel Barrell

1977.217 (RS116434)

Description

Circular framed silhouette of Nathaniel Barrell, facing left; white paper on black silk, wooden frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1768-1833
Inscriptions
marked on back in pencil ""Wheeler/ 35 [cents] for / 2""; ""NB"" in ink to left above inscription.
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Silhouette
silhouettes
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Barrell, Nathaniel, 1732-1831
Dimensions
3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.217
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3875

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