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Silhouette

1942.1605 (RS114996)

Description

Framed positive-cut silhouette of a man wearing a ponytail shown in a bust-length right-facing profile view. Gold highlights. Inscription below silhouette is partially obscured by mat but the name "Samuel Webber" is visible. Rectangular frame with octagonal mat.

Details

Maker
Danber, H. P. (Artist)
Date
1810-1824
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Ink
ink
paper (fiber product)
Silhouette
silhouettes
People and organizations
Webber, Samuel, d. 1810
Dimensions
9.125 x 7.125 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1605
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
59548

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