Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1865

GUSN

GUSN-5422

Description

Silhouette of small child; positive cut-out of white paper and mounted on black paper; ovoid double mat with black over gold; framed under glass with simple wooden frame painted black.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
cardboard
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
children (people by age group)
Unidentified Paper
Child
Cardboard
Glass
Silhouette

Inscription

""KING"" stamped on white paper below silhouette; label on back: ""MONTGOMERY'S/1865/THE BEST/IN/ MUSIC AND ART/Portsmouth, N.H.""

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

King (Maker)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

6.25 x 5.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.742

Places

New Hampshire (United States)