Miss Elliott: Silhouette

Miss Elliott: Silhouette
Title
Miss Elliott: Silhouette
Date 
1859
Medium 
Black prepared paper cut-out, laid on brown paper; verso of silhouette Z.2616a
Dimensions 
image height: 9 in. ( 22.9 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 light brown paper.
Object Number 
Z.2616b
Marks 
inscribed in pencil: lower center: "Miss Elliott"
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at lower center in graphite: "Miss Elliott"
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