Silhouette Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-103936

Description

Hollow cut silhouette bust length portrait set over black paper of a man facing left, drawn in hair, collar, shirt and coat lapel, mounted in a gilded molded wood frame with a twist rope border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
SILHOUETTE

Additional Identification Number

3672

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1987.567