Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1805-1815

GUSN

GUSN-59421

Description

Negative-cut silhouette depicting a woman in a bust-length profile view with delineated lace, bows, and hair.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
paper (fiber product)
ink
graphite (mineral)
Ink
Graphite
Silhouette

Associated Person

Crosby, Joel, Mrs.

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Doyle, William M.S., 1769-1828 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

6 5/8 x 5 3/4 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.1611

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Probably