Henry Feodor von Drehle: Silhouette

Henry Feodor von Drehle: Silhouette
Title
Henry Feodor von Drehle: Silhouette
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 )
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
Object Number 
Z.2457
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"
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Creative: Tronvig Group