Silhouette of a Man

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1760-1800

GUSN

GUSN-3999

Description

Rectangular framed oval silhouette of a gentleman, facing left, inked hair; white paper on black; Pine frame with burnished tin applied front with beaded edge and rosettes in corners.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.319