James P. Parker: Silhouette

James P. Parker: Silhouette
Title
James P. Parker: Silhouette
Date 
1806
Medium 
Hollow-cut beige paper laid on black prepared paper, in an album of 50 folios containing 91 silhouettes, 24 blank folios, and a two page list of sitters
Dimensions 
image height: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm ) sheet: 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. ( 8.9 x 7 cm )
Description 
Bust of young man in left-facing profile; hollow-cut from rectangular sheet of cream paper; mounted in album containing a total of ninety-one silhouettes.
Credit Line 
Gift of an Anonymous Donor, 1948
Object Number 
Z.2564jj
Marks 
inscribed in ink: upper right: "No 37" inscribed in ink: lower left: "JPP 1806"
Inscriptions 
Silhouette inscribed at upper right in brown ink: "No 37"; at lower left: "J. P. P. 1806"
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Creative: Tronvig Group