Montgomery Je...(Jerp?): Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2453
Date: 
1790-1820
Medium: 
Hollow-cut beige paper with black textile underlay
Dimensions: 
image height: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm ) sheet: 4 7/8 x 4 1/16 in. ( 12.4 x 10.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscription in pencil: on front: "Montgomery Jerp[?]" ink stamped: on back: "TOMLINSON COLLECTION - DEPOSITED BY / MERCANTILE LIBRARY ASSOCIATION"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center in graphite: "Montgomery Je...[illegible] / 4 years old"
Description: 
Silhouette: Bust of a boy in left-facing profile; hollow-cut by machine from lightweight beige paper with black textile backing.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group