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Silhouette

Description

Silhouettes of middle-aged man and woman with images negative cut from white paper, mounted on black paper; framed together under glass in black with gild edged oval-reserved mats.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1865
Inscriptions
Signatures stamped but illegible (possibly ""King""?-see 1971.739.742); label on back: ""Montgomery's, 1865, The Best in Music & Art, Portsmouth, NH.""
Location of origin
Portsmouth, NH, USA, Rockingham Cty
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
Silhouette
silhouettes
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
10 x 6.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1325
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6533

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