Silhouette of Mary Barrell

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-3877

Description

Circular framed silhouette of Mary 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 verso in ink ""Mary Barrell/ D June 1889""; marked in pencil below ""Mary Barrell/ Died June 1889""

Associated Person

Barrell, Mary Sayward, 1803-1889

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

1977.219