Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-103815

Description

Bust length silhouette cut from white paper and set over black paper of a man facing left, mounted in a brass spandrel frame with foliate and bead borders and a verre eglomise mat with four rosettes at corners and oval opening.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
brass (alloy)
SILHOUETTE

Additional Identification Number

3543

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

8 7/8 in x 6 3/4 in x 5/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1925.635