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Mrs. Samuel Thorne
about 1900
Photographer:Photographed by Harriet V. S. Thorne , American, 1843 - 1926
Photography; gelatin silver print on paper on cardboard mount
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 6 1/16 x 4 3/8in. (15.4 x 11.1cm) Sheet (height x width): 6 1/16 x 4 3/8in. (15.4 x 11.1cm) Mount (height x width): 14 x 10 15/16in. (35.6 x 27.8cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Rosalie Thorne McKenna Foundation
Description: Portrait of a woman. She is wearing pince nez eyeglasses and sitting in a rocking chair. She is holding knitting in her lap and looking directly at the camera.
Subject Note: Phebe Van Schoonhoven Thorne was Harriet V. S. Thorne's sister and, by virtue of her marriage to Jonathan Thorne's brother Samuel, her sister-in-law.
Inscription: Verso, top, pencil: "Mrs Samuel Thorne"
Object Number: 2011.344.998
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