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1942.1638 (RS115025)

Description

This positive-cut silhouette of a young man standing with his hat in his hand is set on a lithographed background that depicts a meadow with a stream in the background. The man stands flanked by trees and a tree stump. The silhouette is set under glass in a tiger maple frame. \n

Details

Maker
Possibly Brown, William Henry (Maker)
Date
1840-1850
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
lithography
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
lithography
Lithography
PICTURE, PORTRAIT
portraits
Dimensions
18 1/2 x 15 x 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1638
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61067

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