Silhouette of Edward Watson

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1803-1810

GUSN

GUSN-103830

Description

Hollow cut paper silhouette set on black textile of a man facing left, mounted in a oval black wood frame with inner gold metal border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE

Inscription

Front: "KING"
Reverse: "Edward Watson / Hollow cut by / Wm. King." (Stamp, Ink and pencil)

Additional Identification Number

3558

Maker

King, William (Artist)

Location of Origin

Massachusetts

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1925.654