Unidentified Seated Man: Silhouette
Black prepared paper cut-out, white gouache, and graphite, laid on yellow prepared paper with lithographic background and brown wash
frame: 14 1/8 x 10 1/2 x 7/8 in. ( 35.9 x 26.7 x 2.2 cm )
image: 10 5/8 x 7 1/4 in. ( 27 x 18.4 cm )
Silhouette: Seated, left-facing male figure in black cut-out paper with fine linear detailing, affixed to cream paper with lithographed domestic interior with piano in background at right and large window at left, yellow printed background with white highlights left in reserve; rectangular wooden frame.
signature and date: lower right: "Aug'st Edouart fecit 1842. / Boston"
Signed and inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "aug.st Edouart. fecit 1842. / Boston U.S."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.