Marinus Willett (1740-1830): Silhouette
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Inscribed at lower center in graphite: "Marinus Willett"; embossed at lower center: "PEALES MUSEUM", below a spread eagle
Hollow-cut beige paper with faded black textile underlay
image height: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
sheet: 4 1/2 x 3 7/8 in. ( 11.4 x 9.8 cm )
Silhouette: Bust of male subject in left-facing profile; hollow-cut from rectangular sheet of beige paper with black (now faded) textile backing.
Gift of the children of Henry A. Stimson, through Miss Dorothy Stimson, 1942
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.