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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1898.517
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Silhouette of Samuel Adams
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
19th century
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/306000
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silhouette cut from off-white antique laid paper
Dimensions
12 x 8 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: verso, graphite: Sam'l Adams
Provenance
John Witt Randall, Boston, MA; bequest to his sister Belinda L. Randall, 1892; gift to Harvard University, 1892.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Belinda L. Randall from the collection of John Witt Randall
Accession Year
1898
Object Number
1898.517
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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