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Rev. Dr. Henry Kollock: Silhouette

Object Number: 
c. 1803-1810
Hollow-cut beige paper laid on black prepared paper, in an album of 50 folios containing 91 silhouettes, 24 blank folios, and a two page list of sitters
image height: 2 15/16 in. ( 7.5 cm ) sheet: 4 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. ( 12.4 x 9.8 cm )
inscribed in ink: upper right: "87" inscribed in pencil: lower right: "Rev Dr. . . [?]" inscribed in ink: lower right: "Kollock" embossed: below bust: "MUSEUM"
Silhouette inscribed at upper right in brown ink: "87"; at lower right in graphite and brown ink: "Rev Dr. H. Kollack"; embossed at lower center: "Museum"
Bust of male subject in left-facing profile; hollow-cut from rectangular sheet of cream paper; mounted in album containing a total of ninety-one silhouettes.
Credit Line: 
Gift of an Anonymous Donor, 1948
Peale's Museum
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group