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Unidentified woman with two children of the Washington family

Object Name: Silhouette
Date: 1880-1900
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Medium: Black prepared paper cut-out, with graphite, black wash, and white gouache, laid on thin board
Dimensions: Sheet: 11 7/8 × 8 1/4 in. (30.2 × 21 cm)
Description: Silhouette: Three full-length figures--a boy, a woman, and a girl--all in right-facing profile; a single black cut-out, figures with detailing of hair and costumes in white; mounted on rectangular piece of cardboard with ink wash to indicate ground plane.
Object Number: Z.2470
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Inscribed: Verso inscribed at center in graphite: "Mrs. Schley - / The Lenox / Apt 77 / 1-"