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William James Hubard

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Painted paper cut-out mounted to wove paper in papier-mâché frame with brass hanger
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES ca. 1835
    DIMENSIONS Image (sight): 3 3/8 x 2 3/4 in. (8.6 x 7 cm) Frame: 5 3/4 x 4 7/8 in. (14.6 x 12.4 cm)
    INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed in pencil on paper backing, "Cut without scissors / by / Master Hubard [sic] / without / Drawing or machine"
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CREDIT LINE Bequest of Samuel E. Haslett
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Silhouette of a man facing right. Black paper cut out and mounted on white paper frame of black papier-mâché with gilt hanger with cornucopia of leaves and fruit. Condition: Fair, stained and discolored.
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