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Unidentified Woman: Silhouette

Unidentified Woman: Silhouette
Title
Unidentified Woman: Silhouette
Date 
1790-1820
Medium 
Hollow-cut beige paper
Dimensions 
image height: 2 5/8 in. ( 6.7 cm ) sheet: 4 7/8 x 4 in. ( 12.4 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Silhouette: Bust of female subject, hollow-cut by machine from rectangular sheet of cream paper.
Object Number 
Z.2487
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group