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 Building

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

Maker

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

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Art

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