Grouping of 4 framed silhouettes, 3 gentleman and 1 woman. 1st item – Silhouette of gentleman in a marbelized paper frame. Inscribed verso "Rev. Dr. Paul Henkel Born Dec. 15, 1754" and different script reads "1st born of Rev. Jacob and Barbara Henkel one of ten children..". 4 1/4" x 5 1/2". Late 18th/early 19th century. 2nd item – Silhouette of gentleman in a gilt ogee frame with black trim. Newspaper affixed to back, probably early 19th century. 5 5/8" x 6 1/2" frame. Early 19th century. 3rd item – Silhouette of a gentleman in a gilt ogee frame incorporating a rope turned accent and a reverse painted on glass oval background with gold border decoration. 5 1/8" x 6 1/2" frame. Early 19th century. 4th item – Silhouette of young female in a black oval frame. 5 3/4" x 7 1/8" framed. 19th century. All either English or American. Provenance: The estate of King E. and Julia R. Stockton, Tulsa, OK. Condition: 1st item – overall very good condition with light toning to paper. 2nd item – light toning with some brown stain spots. 3rd item – browning to paper and a couple of indentions to paper. 4th item – overall very good condition.
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