Lilly Brown: Silhouette

Title:
Lilly Brown: Silhouette
Date: 
1859
Medium: 
Black prepared paper cut-out, laid on beige paper
Dimensions: 
image height: 9 5/8 in. ( 24.4 cm ) sheet: 10 3/4 x 7 5/8 in. ( 27.3 x 19.4 cm )
Description: 
Silhouette: Full-length female figure in left-facing profile; black paper cut-out mounted on rectangular sheet of cream paper.
Object Number: 
Z.2629
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center in graphite: "Helen Cogart"
Marks: 
inscribed in pencil: lower center: "Lilly Brown"
Gallery Label: 
This silhouette belongs to a group of forty-five silhouettes of faculty and students of Miss Haines's School that were taken on November 12, 1859.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group