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Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804): Silhouette

Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804): Silhouette
Title
Alexander Hamilton (1757-1804): Silhouette
Date 
c. 1800
Medium 
Black ink with touches of white gouache on beige paper
Dimensions 
image height: 3 1/8 in. ( 7.9 cm ) sheet: 4 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. ( 10.8 x 9.5 cm )
Description 
Silhouette: Bust of Alexander Hamilton in left-facing profile; cut-out silhouette with ink details and shading; on rectangular sheet of cream paper .
Object Number 
Z.2459
Marks 
inscription in pencil: on back: "Alexander Hamilton" embossed: below bust: "BACHE'S PATENT"
Inscriptions 
Embossed at lower center: "BACHE'S PATENT"; verso inscribed along lower edge in graphite: "Alexander Hamilton"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group