Mary Ann Abeel: Silhouette

Mary Ann Abeel: Silhouette
Mary Ann Abeel: Silhouette
Title
Mary Ann Abeel: Silhouette
Date 
1800
Medium 
Hollow-cut beige paper with black paper underlay, and black ink
Dimensions 
image height: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm ) sheet: 3 5/8 x 3 5/8 in. ( 9.2 x 9.2 cm )
Description 
Silhouette: Bust of female subject in left-facing profile; hollow-cut from circular sheet of beige paper; hair drawn in ink on margin of cut-out; detached black paper backing.
Object Number 
Z.2574
Marks 
embossed: below bust: "T. P. JONES / FECIT" inscribed in pencil: on back: "Aunt Mary"
Inscriptions 
Embossed at lower center: "T.P. JONES / FECIT"; verso inscribed at lower center in graphite: "Aunt Mary"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group