Rare Silhouette of a Group of Gentlemen with their Pipes
American, early 19th century
Black silhouettes applied to paper with watercolor
Condition: Over-all in fine condition, some toning and foxing. In a period bird’s eye maple frame.
A rare subject matter with eight figures facing one another smoking their pipes while enjoying a conversation. The silhouettes are created with great detail and thoughtfully juxtaposed and are highlighted by formal drapery painted in watercolor.
Dimensions: 20" x 26" (framed)
Item ID: WoA-WoP-WCP 001