Silhouette Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-103894

Description

Black paper cut silhouette set on white paper of a woman facing right, set in a black wood frame with gilt inner border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE

Inscription

"Persis / Meacham / (1785) a / Gt. Gt. - / Aunt of / Idah / Meacham / Strobridge - of / L.A. / (1855 - / 1932)" (Paper label)

Additional Identification Number

3626

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably Connecticut

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1947.51