Silhouette Portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2267
- Date / Time :
- February 20, 2005 11:00AM
Silhouette Portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Boston, late 19th century, the black silhouette cut-out and applied to white paper, a note affixed to the reverse reads "An early portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson scissored out by a A.S. Prentice of Boylston Street, rather larger than the one loaned him by J.G. Apples by J.G.C. for an Emerson book published by him about 1882," 4 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. (sight), framed.