Unidentified Eames Family Man: Silhouette

Unidentified Eames Family Man: Silhouette
Title
Unidentified Eames Family Man: Silhouette
Date 
1827
Medium 
Hollow-cut beige paper with black paper underlay, and black ink and wash
Dimensions 
frame: 5 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 5/8 in. ( 13.3 x 11.4 x 1.6 cm ) image height: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 cm )
Description 
Silhouette: Bust of male subject in left-facing profile; hollow-cut from beige paper with hair and details of costume drawn in black ink; in oval window of rectangular frame made of gilded molded sheet brass over wood.
Object Number 
Z.2503
Marks 
dated: below bust: "1827"
Inscriptions 
Faintly inscribed at lower center: "Taken 1827"; verso of frame backing inscribed in graphite: "Eames Family"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group