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Silhouette of Mary Barrell

1977.219 (RS116436)

Description

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

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1833
Inscriptions
marked on verso in ink ""Mary Barrell/ D June 1889""; marked in pencil below ""Mary Barrell/ Died June 1889""
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, Mary Sayward, 1803-1889
Dimensions
3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.219
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3877

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