Thomas Latimer: Silhouette

Thomas Latimer: Silhouette
Title
Thomas Latimer: Silhouette
Date 
1804
Medium 
Hollow-cut beige paper with blue paper underlay, laid on a folio in an album of 50 folios containing 91 silhouettes, 24 blank folios, and a two page list of sitters
Dimensions 
image height: 2 5/8 in. ( 6.7 cm ) sheet: 4 7/8 x 4 in. ( 12.4 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
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
Object Number 
Z.2564aa
Inscriptions 
Silhouette inscribed at upper left in brown ink: "No 27"; at lower left: "T. L. 1804."; embossed at lower center: "Museum"
Provenance 
Peale's Museum
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group