Foil Picture

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1845-1860

GUSN

GUSN-7749

Description

Eglomise painting of multi-color basket of flowers on black ground with crinkled gold foil backing. Mounted in gilt painted molded frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pictures (two-dimensional representations)
verre églomisé
glass (material)
tinfoil
PicturePicture

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

25 5/8 x 19 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.765