Black prepared paper cut-out, white gouache, and graphite, laid on paper with brown and gray wash
frame: 13 7/8 x 10 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 35.2 x 26 x 3.2 cm )
image: 10 1/2 x 7 in. ( 26.7 x 17.8 cm )
signature and date: lower left: "Aug'st Edouart fecit 1840 / 411 Broadway"
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "Aug.st Edouart fecit 1840 / 411 Broadway."
Silhouette: Full-length male figure in left-facing profile, cutout of black paper; mounted overall on beige paper with view of domestic interior drawn in brown ink wash; music stand adjacent to figure and stringed instrument on chair in the background; partial printed interior on verso; rectangular wood frame.
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