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Silhouette of a Man

1977.315 (RS116554)

Description

Rectangular framed circular silhouette of a gentleman, facing right; white paper on black silk; "KING" impressed in lower left [upsidedown, mirror image]; Pine frame with gilt edge.

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 3/4 x 4 15/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.315
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3995

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