Eleanor Ramsay: Silhouette
Hollow-cut beige paper with black paper underlay
image height: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
sheet: 2 1/2 x 2 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 5.4 cm )
Silhouette: Bust of female subject in right-facing profile; hollow-cut from oval piece of cream paper with roughly rectangular black paper backing.
inscription in ink: on back: "Eleanor Ramsay"
inscription in pencil: on back: "Mrs. FitzWilliam / mother of . . . [?]"
inscription in pencil: on paper found with object: "CRUGER FAMILY"
Verso inscribed at center in brown ink: "Eleanor Ramsay"; below in graphite: "Mrs. FitzWilliam[?] / Mother of [illegible]"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.