Samuel Hazard: Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2564c
Date: 
1806
Medium: 
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
Dimensions: 
image height: 3 11/16 in. ( 9.4 cm ) sheet: 4 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. ( 12.4 x 9.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed in ink: upper left: "No. 3" dated: lower left: "1806"
Inscriptions: 
Silhouette inscribed at upper left in brown ink: "No. 3"; at lower left: "1806 "
Description: 
Bust of male subject in right-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
Provenance: 
possibly Peale Museum
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group