Clarendon Hotel: Silhouette

Clarendon Hotel: Silhouette
Title
Clarendon Hotel: Silhouette
Date 
1873
Medium 
Black prepared paper cut-out, laid on card
Dimensions 
sheet: 7 x 9 1/8 in. ( 17.8 x 23.2 cm )
Description 
Silhouette: View of colonaded building surrounded by trees cut from black paper and mounted on rectangular cream card; banner with title, "CLARENDON HOTEL," cut from black paper and mounted below image.
Object Number 
Z.2561
Marks 
inscribed in pencil: on cardboard backing of discarded frame: "Anon. Artist / Saratoga 1873"
Inscriptions 
Black prepared paper cut-out inscription below building: "CLARENDON HOTEL"; verso inscribed at center in graphite: "11/8/17"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group