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Unidentified man

Object Name: Silhouette
Date: 1800
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Medium: Hollow-cut beige paper
Dimensions: Image (height): 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm) Sheet: 7 3/4 x 4 7/8 in. ( 19.7 x 12.4 cm )
Description: Silhouette: Bust of male subject hollow-cut from rectangular sheet of cream paper; drawing of bust in graphite in upper right quadrant of sheet; detached black textile (silk?) backing.
Object Number: Z.2575
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Inscribed: Verso has inverted graphite sketch of same sitter at upper right of hollow-cut silhouette; inscribed in pencil on back: "Mary Ann Abeel. / 1800" (?)