Project Description

Miss Chapman Silhouette

Miss Chapman (Adeline Mary, Daughter of David Barclay Chapman, partner in the bank that became Barclay’s Bank. (d.1931))

Gouache, pen and ink collage, in rosewood veneer frame

52 x 44 cm

Prior to photography, silhouettes were the easiest way of recording a person’s appearance. The present set c. 1850 possibly records those present at a country house party or a wedding.

Framed £580 each, unframed £380. More available

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