Count de Munn: Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2429
Date: 
1802-1825
Medium: 
Hollow-cut beige paper with black underlay
Dimensions: 
image height: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm ) sheet: 4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 11.4 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
embossed: below bust: "PEALE" inscribed: on back: "Count de Munn"
Inscriptions: 
Embossed at lower center: "PEALE"; verso inscribed at lower left in graphite: "Count de Munn"
Description: 
Silhouette: Bust of male subject in right-facing profile; hollow-cut from beige paper. Loose, black paper backing added later.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the children of Henry A. Stimson, through Miss Dorothy Stimson, 1942
Provenance: 
Peale's Museum
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group