Cut-paper Picture

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1850-1874

GUSN

GUSN-60568

Description

Cut-paper picture of figures at Napoleon's tomb; Black paper on white ground. Simple black frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cut-paper work
paper (fiber product)
Picture, Cut-paper

Inscription

"Tombeau de L'empereur" (Pencil)

Associated Person

Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10.375 x 15.125 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.2525.1