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Eliza Cruger: Silhouette

Eliza Cruger: Silhouette
Eliza Cruger: Silhouette
Title
Eliza Cruger: Silhouette
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 )
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
Object Number 
Z.2432
Marks 
inscription in ink: on front: "Eliza Cruger"
Inscriptions 
Verso inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "Eliza Cruger"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group