Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-103839

Description

Hollow cut silhouette portrait set over a black ground of an older woman facing left wearing a bonnet, mounted in an oval brass spandrel frame with reed and bead borders.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
brass (alloy)
SILHOUETTE

Additional Identification Number

3567

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Dimensions

4 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in x 5/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1925.664