Mary Coleman Richardson: Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2569
Date: 
1800-1825
Medium: 
Hollow-cut beige paper laid on paper
Dimensions: 
image height: 3 1/4 in. ( 8.3 cm )
Marks: 
embossed: below bust: "MUSEUM" inscription: on back: "RICHARDSON, MARY / COLEMAN / PEALE MUSEUM / Jan 10, 1952"
Inscriptions: 
Embossed at lower center: "Museum"
Description: 
Silhouette: Bust of female subject in left-facing profile; hollow-cut by machine from beige paper with black underlay; oval frame of molded and gilded sheet brass over wood.
Provenance: 
Peale's Museum
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group