Rev. Dr. Strong: Silhouette
Hollow-cut beige paper laid on black prepared paper, in an album of 50 folios containing 91 silhouettes, 24 blank folios, and a two page list of sitters
image height: 2 7/8 in. ( 7.3 cm ) sheet: 4 11/16 x 4 1/16 in. ( 11.9 x 10.3 cm )
inscribed in ink: upper right: "91" inscribed in ink: lower left: "Dr. Strong Norwich" embossed: below bust: "MUSEUM"
Silhouette inscribed at upper right in brown ink: "91."; at lower center: "Dr. Strong, Norwich"; embossed at lower center: "Museum"
Bust of male subject in right-facing profile; hollow-cut from rectangular sheet of cream paper; mounted in album containing a total of ninety-one silhouettes.
The subject was a resident of Norwich [Connecticut?].
Gift of an Anonymous Donor, 1948
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.