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Silhouette

1942.1612 (RS115002)

Description

Framed negative-cut silhouette of a man in a right-facing profile view with delineated ponytail and ribbon. Rectangular wood frame with octagonal mat.

Details

Maker
Doyle, William M.S., 1769-1828 (Artist)
Date
1805-1815
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
graphite (mineral)
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Graphite
graphite (mineral)
Ink
ink
paper (fiber product)
Silhouette
silhouettes
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Crosby, Joel
Dimensions
6 5/8 x 5 7/8 x 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1612
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
59422

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