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Silhouette of a Man

1977.314 (RS116553)

Description

Rectangular framed silhouette of a gentleman, facing right; white paper on black silk; "KING" impressed in lower left; Pine frame with gilt on gesso and nailed twisted inner frame;

Details

Maker
King (Maker)
Date
1770-1820
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
pine (wood)
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
pine (wood)
Silhouette
silhouettes
silk (textile)
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 4 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.314
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3994

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