Unidentified Child: Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2414
Date: 
1792-1796
Medium: 
Graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
sheet: 13 1/4 x 7 7/8 in. ( 33.7 x 20 cm )
Description: 
Silhouette: Life-size (?) right-facing profile of child; outline in graphite on paper.
Gallery Label: 
This profile portrait is one of about two dozen found among the papers of Benjamin Tappan, great-grandfather of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John K. Wright, 1945
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group