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Silhouette of a Man

1977.317 (RS116556)

Description

Rectangular framed silhouette of a gentleman, facing left, with inked collar and hair; white paper on black; Pine frame with gold painted edges; brass shaped hook at top screwed through frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
pine (wood)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ink
paper (fiber product)
pine (wood)
Silhouette
silhouettes
Dimensions
5 5/8 x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.317
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3997

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