Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1810-1824

GUSN

GUSN-59548

Description

Framed positive-cut silhouette of a man wearing a ponytail shown in a bust-length right-facing profile view. Gold highlights. Inscription below silhouette is partially obscured by mat but the name "Samuel Webber" is visible. Rectangular frame with octagonal mat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

silhouettes
ink
paper (fiber product)
Ink
Silhouette

Associated Building

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

Maker

Danber, H. P. (Artist)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

9.125 x 7.125 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1605

Places

Massachusetts (United States)