Silhouette Portrait

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1820

GUSN

GUSN-103939

Description

Double hollow-cut bust length silhouette portrait set over black cloth of a man facing left. The details of his hair, collar and waistcoat were drawn in with ink and watercolor. Mounted in a wood frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
glass (material)
Silhouette
Silhouette

Inscription

"Theodore Sedgwick, Sr. / Esther H. Thompson" (Pencil)

Additional Identification Number

3675

Associated Events

Alexandria Antiques Show

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably Connecticut

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

6 1/2 x 5 3/8 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1990.109