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Silhouette of a Man

1942.3956 (RS119236)

Description

Silhouette of a man. Negative cut, bust-length profile. Wears cravat. Red star and dash on frame.

Details

Maker
Master Smith (Maker)
Date
1825-1840
Inscriptions
"Stephen Fallinghart Westcott/Born in Providence No 1799/Died at Boston June 13 1874" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Silhouette
silhouettes
Silk
silk (textile)
People and organizations
Hall(?), Pratt(?)
Westcot, Stephen F.
Dimensions
4 x 3.5 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.3956
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
56843

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