Silhouette Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-103919

Description

Black paper cut silhouette set on white paper of a man facing right, mounted in a gilt wood frame with a verre eglomise mat with an oval opening bordered by gold rays and foliate sprigs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE

Additional Identification Number

3653

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

8 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1958.84