Silhouette of Nathaniel Barrell

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1768-1833

GUSN

GUSN-3875

Description

Circular framed silhouette of Nathaniel Barrell, facing left; white paper on black silk, wooden frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Silhouette

Inscription

marked on back in pencil ""Wheeler/ 35 [cents] for / 2""; ""NB"" in ink to left above inscription.

Associated Person

Barrell, Nathaniel, 1732-1831

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.217