Asahel Wadsworth: Silhouette

Title:
Asahel Wadsworth: Silhouette
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Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "Mr Asahel Wadsworth Farmington / January 1794"
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Date: 
1794
Medium: 
Gray wash and graphite on beige paper
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
sheet: 13 1/8 x 7 7/8 in. ( 33.3 x 20 cm )
Date End: 
1 794
Description: 
Silhouette: Life-size (?) right-facing profile of male subject; ink wash within two outlines in graphite on cream paper with handwritten description below.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John K. Wright, 1945
Object Number: 
Z.2425
Gallery Label: 
This profile portrait is one of about two dozen found among the papers of Benjamin Tappan, great-grandfather of the donor.
Date Begin: 
1794
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group