Girl with doll, 1885

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A photo taken by Philadelphia artist Thomas Eakins in 1885, of his niece Betty Reynolds.

Interesting link: here’s his painted portrait of her years later

Source: [Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession no. 1983.1103]

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3 Responses to Girl with doll, 1885

  1. tkmorin says:

    Wow. That photo sure speaks volume! 🙂

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