Silhouette of a Man

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1810-1840

GUSN

GUSN-3998

Description

Rectangular framed oval silhouette of a gentleman, facing left, inked hair and collar; white paper on black; Pine frame with pressed brass beaded and corner rosette spandrel front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
paper (fiber product)
ink
pine (wood)
Silhouette

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

5 3/16 x 4 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.318