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Samuel Thorne, Young Boy, Middle-Aged Man and Dog
about 1914
Photography; gelatin silver print on paper Photography; platinum print
Primary Dimensions: 9 9/16 x 7 7/16in. (24.3 x 18.9cm) Sheet: 9 3/4 x 7 7/16in. (24.8 x 18.9cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Rosalie Thorne McKenna Foundation
Description: Portrait of a man seated, with a dog, a King Charles spaniel. Sitting on the arm of the chair is a young boy, and standing to their left is a middle-aged man. Some of the room's furnishings are visible in the background.
Subject Note: The man in the photograph is Samuel Thorne. Medium Note: The print's flat matte surface, image quality and tone suggest that it is a platinum or palladium print, although it cannot be confirmed without examining it under a microscope.
Inscription: Verso, upper right corner, pencil: "M"
Object Number: 2011.344.989
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