Henry Feodor von Drehle: Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2457
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Black and purple ink on card
Dimensions: 
card: 4 3/8 x 2 5/8 in. ( 11.1 x 6.7 cm ) image height: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed in ink: on front: "Washington, D.C / Mar 4 - 1889 / Henry Feodor von Drehle"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper center in purple ink: "Washington, D.C / Mar 4-1889"; at lower center: "Henry Feodor von Drehle"
Description: 
Silhouette: Bust of male subject in right-facing profile; purple paper cut-out mounted on rectangular cream card with inscriptions in purple ink on front.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Henry F. von Drehle, 1947
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group