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

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

Wood, George Bacon, 1832-1910

Portrait painter

Collection Information

Size: 1 v. (on partial microfilm reel)

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.

Provenance

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

Location of Originals

  • Originals in Haverford College Library, Quaker Collection; Haverford, Pa.

Microfilm reel 3898 available at Archives of American Art offices, Haverford College Library, the Free Library of Philadelphia, and through interlibrary loan.

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.