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portrait of a young boy
  • D.B. Garton
    active: Canada
  • portrait of a young boy, circa 1860s
  • Where object was made: Barrie, Ontario, Canada
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9.3 x 5.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 5/8 x 2 3/16 in
  • Gift of the Kansas State Historical Society
  • Not on display
  • 1974.0102.f

Portrait of a young boy standing next to a chair. His proper right hand is resting on the slat across the back of the chair. He is standing on a carpet that has a geometric, repeating pattern. He is standing in front of a background meant to resemble an ornate wall with draperies on the left side.