Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-103834

Description

Hollow cut silhouette set over black silk of a woman facing right, drawn ink hair details, mounted in a oval brass frame with foliate and reed borders, verre eglomise mat with oval opening with gold border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
brass (alloy)
SILHOUETTE

Additional Identification Number

3562

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1925.659