George Washington - Silhouette
A silhouette is "a profile portrait in black, so called after Etienne de Silhouette, French minister of finance in 1759." —Whitney,1889
This silhouette is a profile of George Washington, first president of the United States.
William Dwight Whitney, PhD, LLD The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language (New York, NY: The Century Co., 1895) 5628