Wax Relief Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-103870

Description

Modeled wax relief portrait of a Roman emperor set on black velvet in a deep rectangular veneered wood frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sculpture (visual work)
glass (material)
SCULPTURE

Inscription

Paper label 1: "N167 / UR"
Paper label 2: "[illegible] / B.H.4 / No 10 / AMERICANS" (Paper label)

Additional Identification Number

3601

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 in x 5 3/4 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1938.1346