Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1793-1822

GUSN

GUSN-103813

Description

Hollow cut bust length silhouette portrait set over black paper of a child facing right with drawn details for hair and dress, mounted in a round painted black wood frame with verre eglomise mat with oval opening.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE

Inscription

"BACHE'S / PATENT" (Stamp)

Additional Identification Number

3541

Maker

Bache, William (Artist)

Location of Origin

American

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

5 1/2 in x 5 3/4 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1925.633