Double Silhouette Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1810-1820

GUSN

GUSN-103931

Description

Double hollow cut silhouette portraits set over black silk of a man facing right and a woman facing left, mounted in a gilded wood frame with verre eglomise mat with two oval openings for portraits..

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE

Inscription

"EASTMAN KODAK STORES / INC. / 38 BROMFIELD AND HOTEL STATLER / BOSTON / PICTURES, FRAMES / and MIRRORS / Order No. B32264." (Paper label)

Additional Identification Number

3667

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Dimensions

5 1/2 in x 8 3/4 in x 5/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Eliza H. Faunce

Accession Number

1985.739