Silhouette Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1835-1845

GUSN

GUSN-103881

Description

Full length positive-cut silhouette portrait cut from black paper of a man facing right with a top hat and cane, painted ground details, mounted in a veneered mahogany frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE

Additional Identification Number

3613

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Dimensions

14 in x 10 1/2 in x 1 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1944.848