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"A. R." (Ashbel Ralston?): Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2564eee
Date: 
1805
Medium: 
Beige paper cut-out, laid on black prepared paper, in an album of 50 folios containing 91 silhouettes, 24 blank folios, and a two page list of sitters
Dimensions: 
image height: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed in ink: at base of bust: "A.R. 1805"
Inscriptions: 
Silhouette inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "A. R. 1805."
Description: 
Bust of boy cut-out from cream paper; mounted in album containing a total of ninety-one silhouettes.
Credit Line: 
Gift of an Anonymous Donor, 1948
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group