Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-103832

Description

Painted bust length silhouette portrait of a man facing right on white paper, mounted in a brass spandrel frame with foliate and reed borders.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
brass (alloy)
SILHOUETTE

Inscription

"Painted silhouette / 5 - " (Pencil)

Additional Identification Number

3560

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Dimensions

4 7/8 in x 3 7/8 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1925.656