Silhouette of a Man

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1770-1820

GUSN

GUSN-3994

Description

Rectangular framed silhouette of a gentleman, facing right; white paper on black silk; "KING" impressed in lower left; Pine frame with gilt on gesso and nailed twisted inner frame;

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
pine (wood)
Silhouette

Associated Building

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

Maker

King (Maker)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

5 1/4 x 4 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.314