Unidentified Man: Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2377
Date: 
c. 1824
Medium: 
Black prepared paper cut-out, mounted on card
Dimensions: 
card: 3 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 8.3 x 7 cm ) image height: 2 7/8 in. ( 7.3 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on back: "Cut with Scissors / BY / MASTER HUBARD / WITHOUT / Drawing or Machine"
Inscriptions: 
Verso stamped: "Cut with Scissors / BY / MASTER HUBARD / WITHOUT / Drawing or Machine."
Description: 
Silhouette: Bust of male subject in right-facing profile; cut by hand from coated black paper and mounted on thick, beige paper.
Gallery Label: 
The Society of American Foresters, a national scientific and educational organization, was founded in 1900.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group