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Catherine Boudinot Atterbury: Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2460
Date: 
1790-1820
Medium: 
Hollow-cut beige paper
Dimensions: 
image height: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm ) sheet: 4 7/8 x 4 in. ( 12.4 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscription in pencil: on front: "Cath'e Boudinot Atterbury"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Cathe. Boudinot Atterbury"
Description: 
Silhouette: Bust of female subject in right-facing profile; hollow-cut from rectangular sheet of cream paper.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the children of Henry A. Stimson, through Miss Dorothy Stimson, 1942
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group