Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1820

GUSN

GUSN-103828

Description

Hollow cut bust length silhouette portrait set over black silk of a man facing left with pencil drawn hair, collar and shirt, mounted in a gilded molded wood frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
Silhouette

Inscription

"Jesse Perley, jun." (Ink)

Associated Person

Perley, Jesse, Jr.

Additional Identification Number

3556

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American

Dimensions

6 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1925.651