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Judge Jan Jacob Cau: Silhouette

Judge Jan Jacob Cau: Silhouette
Judge Jan Jacob Cau: Silhouette
Title
Judge Jan Jacob Cau: Silhouette
Date 
1800-1820
Medium 
Black prepared paper cut-out laid on beige paper
Dimensions 
frame: 6 x 6 x 1 in. ( 15.2 x 15.2 x 2.5 cm ) image height: 2 3/8 in. ( 6 cm )
Description 
Silhouette: Bust of male subject in right-facing profile; image cut out from black laid paper, with cream wove paper secondary support; circular wooden frame.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Charles Fairchild, 1907
Object Number 
Z.2359
Marks 
inscription: on back: "Hon. J.J. Cau / of Ter Horst"
Inscriptions 
Verso of frame inscribed in brown ink: "Hon. J. J. Cau / of Ten Horst"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group