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Unidentified Man: Silhouette

Object Number: 
Z.2352
Date: 
c. 1800
Medium: 
Hollow-cut beige paper with black underlay, and white gouache and black ink
Dimensions: 
frame: 6 3/4 x 6 1/4 x 5/8 in. ( 17.1 x 15.9 x 1.6 cm ) image height: 3 1/8 in. ( 7.9 cm )
Description: 
Silhouette: Bust of male subject in left-facing profile; hollow-cut by machine? from beige paper with details of costume painted in white on black underlay; hair painted on margin of cut-out; in oval window of black reverse-painted glass with gold border (eglomise) ; rectangular black-painted wood frame.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group