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1942.2941 (RS119101)

Description

This double cut (shoulder section cut separately from the head) hollow-cut, bust-length portrait of a young man shows faint pencil detailing on the uncut stock (a type of neck tie that buckled in back) around his neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1825
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Silhouette
silhouettes
Dimensions
5.25 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2941
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
58854

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