Silhouette of Elizabeth Barrell

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-3876

Description

circular framed silhouette of Elizabeth Barrell, facing right; 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 ink ""Elizabeth Barrell/ Died Nov. 1883""; in pencil "" Elizabeth Barrell""; in pencil ""Died Nov./1883/ George""

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.218