Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-179872

Description

Silhouette bust portrait of a young boy facing left. Chalk highlights accent the ruffles and folds of his clothing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
paper (fiber product)
chalk
wood (plant material)
Silhouette

Inscription

"BACHE'S / PATENT" (impressed)
"Ancient Sihouette from / Miss Jane P. Phillips. 1910 / UNKNOWN except that / it is one of the family. / Probably S.C.P. or one / of his older children. / There is a very similar one in / same sort of frame of Capt. Stephen Phillips. / Labelled by Stephen W. Phillips / in 1911" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P266
FD351

Maker

Bache, William (Artist)

Dimensions

5 9/16 x 5 9/16 x 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.689