Silhouette Portrait of a Lady in a Blue Dress
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 15, 2010 10:00AM
Silhouette Portrait of a Lady in a Blue Dress, America, c. 1830, unsigned, hollow-cut paper applied to black paper with watercolor details, including red beaded necklace and green sash on the blue dress, (toning), 3 5/8 x 3 1/4 in., in a period molded giltwood frame.
The silhouette was applied to a piece of black paper at time of rendering, the toned shadow of the paper shows through to the surface.