Silhouette Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-103856

Description

Hollow cut bust length silhouette portrait set over black silk of a man facing left with drawn hair, collar and vest details, mounted in a gilded wood frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE

Inscription

"$2" (Paper label)

Additional Identification Number

3586

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1937.644