A Philadelphia Cut Paper and Gouache Decorated Silhouette with Collaged Wallpaper Mat, Circa 1825

initialed J.H.A. and dated to lower right of silhouette.

matted with collaged pieces of swag and tassel wallpaper.

label to verso with provenance information reading in part from an Estate...in Phila. Pennsylvania.

10 1/4 x 12 1/4 inches.



Frame: 12 1/2 x 14 1/2 inches.

toning and soiling to silhouette; wrinkling and creasing to background, with minor tears, visible seams, discoloration, and slight blooming to finish; not examined outside frame.

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

Internet Bidding

Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us


Cowan’s Cincinnati Office offers an in-house, full-service shipping department which is unparalleled in the auction industry. Shipping costs are provided with your finalized invoice 24-48 hours after auction. For furniture and oversized items, we recommend using third-party services. For more information, click HERE or contact cowansshipping@hindmanauctions.com.  

NOTE: All pickups and preview are by appointment only. To make an appointment, please call 513-871-1670 or email cincinnati@hindmanauctions.com