Eliza Cruger: Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2432
Date: 
1826-1840
Medium: 
Hollow-cut beige paper with black paper underlay and graphite
Dimensions: 
image height: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm ) sheet: 4 3/4 x 3 3/8 in. ( 12.1 x 8.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscription in ink: on front: "Eliza Cruger"
Inscriptions: 
Verso inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "Eliza Cruger"
Description: 
Silhouette: Bust of female subject in right-facing profile, hair and ribbon details added in graphite on recto ; hollow-cut from rectangular sheet of lightweight cream paper with inscription in ink on verso
Credit Line: 
Schell Fund
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group