Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1911-1926

GUSN

GUSN-103843

Description

Verre eglomise silhouette set over white paper of a family of five including a mother, father, two boys and a girl within an oval frame and four gold flowers at corners, mounted in a veneered wood molded frame with gilded inner border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE

Inscription

Front: "THE * CARY * FAMILY * Boston * USA*"
Reverse: "Gift of Hazel Waldman 31 Oct, 1927 / apartment 8 B 1125 Park Ave. / New York City" (Painted and ink)

Additional Identification Number

3573

People and Organizations

The Cary Family

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

10 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in x 1 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1927.798

Date

1911-1926 (copy of 1842 original. See files for details)