An unusual purchase for me, as I don't normally go for silhouettes.
But I thought this little boy was particularly elegant, in his dark suit with white collar, and riding crop.
Circa 1850 in a later frame, showing a little bit of age, in a new mount with conservation grade backing board which replaced the original which was of wood.
Sight: 4.5" x 8" 12 x 20cm
Frame: 8.75" x 11.25" 22 x 29cm