Ebenezer Rockwood: Silhouette

Ebenezer Rockwood: Silhouette
Title
Ebenezer Rockwood: Silhouette
Date 
1805
Medium 
Beige paper cut-out, laid on black prepared paper, in an album of 50 folios containing 91 silhouettes, 24 blank folios, and a two page list of sitters
Dimensions 
image height: 4 in. ( 10.2 cm )
Description 
Bust of male subject cut-out from cream paper; mounted in album containing a total of ninety-one silhouettes.
Credit Line 
Gift of an Anonymous Donor, 1948
Object Number 
Z.2564fff
Marks 
inscribed in ink: at base of bust: "E R 1805."
Inscriptions 
Silhouette inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "E. R. 1805."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group