Mrs. Collins: Silhouette

Mrs. Collins: Silhouette
Title
Mrs. Collins: Silhouette
Date 
1760-1790
Medium 
Hollow-cut beige paper with black glass underlay, with black ink
Dimensions 
frame: 5 1/4 x 4 1/8 x 5/8 in. ( 13.3 x 10.5 x 1.6 cm ) image height: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm )
Description 
Silhouette: Bust of female subject in right-facing profile; hollow-cut from beige paper with solid black underlay; detailing in black ink on margin of cut-out; oval frame of stamped sheet brass on wood.
Credit Line 
Gift of an Anonymous Donor
Object Number 
1947.485
Gallery Label 
The subject was the great-grandmother of the subject.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group