George Bacon Wood silhouette book, [ca. 1860]-1924

Wood, George Bacon, b. 1832 d. 1910
Portrait painter
Active in Pa.,

Collection size: 1 v. (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: One volume of 85 silhouette portraits of Philadelphians by Wood, ca. 1860; and a letter from Henry B. Wood, Wood's son, listing the sitters in the silhouettes.

Biographical/Historical Note: Silhouette artist, portrait artist; Philadelphia, Pa.

Microfilmed 1987 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.

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