Wax Relief Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-103871

Description

Colored wax portrait of a man facing left wearing a white shirt and cape, set on glass within a deep light colored wood frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sculpture (visual work)
glass (material)
Sculpture

Inscription

Paper label 1: "279"
Paper label 2: "N174 / UR"
Paper label 3: "Voltaire / AMERICA. / B.G.N. A Friend" (Paper labels)

Additional Identification Number

3602

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

7 3/4 in x 6 7/8 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1938.1348