Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1803-1810

GUSN

GUSN-103811

Description

Hollow cut paper silhouette set over black glass of a woman facing right, mounted in a brass spandrel frame with a foliate border around a beaded border and four rosettes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
brass (alloy)
SILHOUETTE

Inscription

"KING" (Stamp)

Additional Identification Number

3539

Maker

King, William (Artist)

Location of Origin

Massachusetts

Dimensions

5 1/8 in x 4 3/8 in x 5/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1925.631