Silhouette

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-61067

Description

This positive-cut silhouette of a young man standing with his hat in his hand is set on a lithographed background that depicts a meadow with a stream in the background. The man stands flanked by trees and a tree stump. The silhouette is set under glass in a tiger maple frame. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
lithography
Lithography
PICTURE, PORTRAIT

Associated Building

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

Maker

Possibly Brown, William Henry (Maker)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

18 1/2 x 15 x 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1638