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Silhouette of Elizabeth Barrell

1977.218 (RS116435)

Description

circular framed silhouette of Elizabeth Barrell, facing right; white paper on black silk, wooden frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
marked on back in ink ""Elizabeth Barrell/ Died Nov. 1883""; in pencil "" Elizabeth Barrell""; in pencil ""Died Nov./1883/ George""
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, Elizabeth Sayward, 1799-1883
Dimensions
3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.218
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3876

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