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Rev. Goodrich: Silhouette

Object Number: 
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 3/4 in. ( 7 cm ) sheet: 3 1/2 in. ( 8.9 cm )
inscribed in ink: at top: "No 60" inscribed in ink: at bottom: "G. 1806" inscribed in pencil: at left: "Rev Mr Goodrich" embossed: below bust: "MUSEUM"
Silhouette inscribed at upper center in brown ink: "No 60"; at lower left: "G. 1806"; embossed at lower center: "Museum"
Bust of male subject in left-facing profile; hollow-cut from circular sheet of cream paper; mounted in album containing a total of ninety-one silhouettes.
Gallery Label: 
The subject was a resident of Ridgfield [Connecticut].
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