Black prepared blue paper cut-out, mounted on card with irregular window cut out to reveal inscription on verso
frame: 10 1/2 x 8 1/8 x 9 3/16 in. ( 26.7 x 20.6 x 23.3 cm )
image height: 8 1/4 in. ( 21 cm )
inscribed in ink: on back of paper: "Theo. T. Johnson / Febry. 24, 1840" and "Mary Louisa Johnson / Feby 24th 1840"
Blue paper of silhouette verso read through two windows of card inscribed in brown ink: "Theod. S. Johnson / Febry. 24. 1840."; "Mary Louisa Johnson / Feby 24th 1840"
Silhouette: Full-length male figure in right-facing profile opposite full-length female figure in left-facing profile; black paper cut-outs mounted on cream paper; rectangular, black-painted wood frame.
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