John B. Kreischer (Board Member Amateur Astronomers Association of New York, 1937): Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2393
Date: 
c. 1900
Medium: 
Black prepared paper laid on card
Dimensions: 
frame: 5 7/8 x 4 7/8 x 3/4 in. ( 14.9 x 12.4 x 1.9 cm ) image height: 3 7/8 in. ( 9.8 cm )
Description: 
Silhouette: Bust of male subject wearing hat, in right-facing profile; black paper cut-out mounted on white paper; cream mat in rectangular black-painted wood frame.
Gallery Label: 
John B. Kreischer was the son of George F. Kreischer and Clara (Hoff) Kreischer, who were married on September 7, 1871.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Louis Kreischer, 1949
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group