Thomas Allen (1743-1810): Silhouette
Gray wash and graphite on beige paper
sheet: 12 5/8 x 7 3/4 in. ( 32.1 x 19.7 cm )
Silhouette: Life-size (?) right-facing profile of male subject; ink wash within graphite outline on cream paper with handwritten inscription below.
Gift of John K. Wright, 1945
inscription: on front: "Thomas Allen Esq Lanesborough / 1793"
Inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "Thomas Allen Esqr Lanesborough / -- 1793"
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