Albert Smith, M.D. (1798-1884): Silhouette

Albert Smith, M.D. (1798-1884): Silhouette
Title
Albert Smith, M.D. (1798-1884): Silhouette
Date 
1820-1840
Medium 
Black prepared paper cut-out, laid on beige paper
Dimensions 
image height: 2 3/8 in. ( 6 cm ) sheet: 4 1/4 x 2 13/16 in. ( 10.8 x 7.1 cm )
Description 
Silhouette: Bust of male subject in right-facing profile; black paper cut-out mounted on rectangular sheet of thin, pink paper.
Object Number 
Z.2482
Marks 
inscription in pencil: on front: "Dr Albert Smith / Cut By J. . . E. . . [illegible]"
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at lower center in graphite: "Dr Albert Smith / Cut By J. E...[illegible]"
Gallery Label 
The subject was the son of Matson Smith and Sarah Ann (Mather) Smith of New Rochelle, New York. He received his medical degree from the College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1820.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group