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The Song of the Talking Wire
  • Henry François Farny
    1847–1916
    born: Ribeauvillé, Alsace, France ; died: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States ; active: United States
  • The Song of the Talking Wire, 1904
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photomechanical print
  • Object Height/Width: 17.5 x 29 cm
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • S2007.060
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Image of man leaning against a telephone pole in a snowy landscape. He is wrapped in a blanket and holds a rifle. Two horses stand in the background.