French, 1820 ‑ 1873
Portrait of Charles and Matilda Bullett (1839 ‑ 1922), 1866
4 × 20 1/4 in. (10.2 × 51.4 cm.)
Gift of Miss Hannah L. Muldoon
Conservation funded by the staff of Muldoon Memorials 1950.18.3
Portrait medallions like these were among the many offerings of Muldoon, Bullett, and Company. During the mid-1800s, Michael Muldoon and Charles Bullett operated a thriving Louisville business that imported, manufactured, and distributed a variety of stone works across America. They produced, tombstones and monuments for Cave Hill Cemetary, provided stone for building exteriors, and sold marble sculptures from Carrara, Italy.