Silhouette Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-103893

Description

Hollow cut paper silhouette set on black textile of a woman facing left, set in an oval dark wood frame under glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE

Inscription

"Fear / Percival / of / Lenox / B. 17 August, 1787 / D. 11 May, 1815" (Paper label)

Associated Person

Percival, Fear, 1787-1815

Additional Identification Number

3625

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Massachusetts

Dimensions

5 1/4 in x 4 1/8 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1947.50