Cut paper picture

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1768-1814

GUSN

GUSN-103790

Description

Silhouette from white paper and set on a black card of a bird perched on a stump and framed by tree limbs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
Picture, Cut-paper

Inscription

"cut by / Mrs. Susanna Hickling Cox / born / Boston / 1741 - died 1814 / Charlestown - / daughter of William Hickling / and / Sarah Sale" (Paper)

Additional Identification Number

3518

Maker

Cox, Susanna Hickling (Artist)

Location of Origin

Boston or Charlestown, Massachusetts

Dimensions

5 1/2 in x 6 1/4 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Susanna Willard

Accession Number

1921.63