Cut Profile of a Young Lady with Ringlets

Circa 1840


This is an attractive cut half-length silhouette of a teenage girl wearing a wide-shouldered dress with a Bertha top and narrow sleeves. She has a beaded necklace and her hair is arranged in a plait tied with a ribbon bow with ringlets framing her face.

The silhouette is cut out and has been gilded. It is housed in a rosewood frame with a gilt slip. Fine condition.

Size: framed, 7 x 6″ (171 x 150mm)

Item Ref. 4933

Size: framed, 171 x 150mm (7 x 6")