Silhouette Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1828

GUSN

GUSN-103886

Description

Silhouette cut from black paper and set on white paper of a man preaching from a pulpit with one arm raised and pointing to the sky, mounted in a veneered wood frame with black borders.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
Silhouette

Inscription

Front: "Aug Edouart fecit 1828"\n Reverse: "The / Famous / Oxford / Divine - / Dr. Simson / cut by Edouart - / Signed, August, 1828 - " (This label was created by the donor and reflects her understanding of the subject's biographical details)

Additional Identification Number

3618

Related Items

Title d Accession Number 1947.43 a

Maker

Edouart, Auguste (Artist)

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

10 3/4 x 8 3/4 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1947.43C