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Nellie Martin and Friend
  • Joseph Judd Pennell
    1857–1926
    born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Nellie Martin and Friend, 1905
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12.8 x 17.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 1/16 x 6 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Transfer from Kenneth Spencer Research Library
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0029
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Black-and-white image of two women seated on a sofa in an interior scene, holding small glasses filled with a dark beverage. The woman in the left side of the image is wearing a white, knee-length dress with lace around the bottom. She is wearing dark stockings and shoes, and her hair is pulled back. The woman in the right side of the image is wearing a dark, knee-length dress with lace trim, and dark stockings. There is a window in the right side of the image, covered with a white, lace curtain. There is a dark, wooden table in front of the window, and a glass bottle on the edge of the table.