Puffy Sleeve Artist (Active 1829-31) Silhouette Portrait of a Woman Holding a Flower Sprig.
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
- Date / Time :
- November 01, 2008 3:00PM
Puffy Sleeve Artist (Active 1829-31)
Silhouette Portrait of a Woman Holding a Flower Sprig. Unsigned, the cardboard backing inscribed "Sarah Jackson ----- My grandmother taken when she was eighteen/ just the head-the body was put on to make a more complete picture / 1829 18yrs old/ Abby Elizabeth Kelly Carroll/nana's neice." Hollow-cut silhouette head with watercolor painted body, sight size 3 1/2 x 2 5/8 in., in original frame. Condition: Toning, surface grime.