Unidentified Man: Silhouette

Object Number: 
1947.486
Date: 
1760-1790
Medium: 
Hollow-cut beige paper with black glass and paper underlay, with black ink
Dimensions: 
frame: 5 x 5 x 5/8 in. ( 12.7 x 12.7 x 1.6 cm ) image height: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm )
Description: 
Silhouette: Bust of male subject in left-facing profile; hollow-cut from beige paper with solid black underlay; detailing in black ink on margins of cut-out; circular wooden frame.
Credit Line: 
Gift of an Anonymous Donor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group