Photograph of a blind man

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2002.85

Description: Photograph shows a blind(?) man who is seated on a fringed photographer's prop. He has short hair, a beard, and is wearing a light-colored shirt, and a dark jacket with lighter-colored pants. Vendor notes that the image appears to have been cut from another photograph and then re-photographed on a white background. It is mounted on a gray card with black trim that frames the photo. "V. Janisch, 4297 Easton Ave., St. Louis" is blind-stamped in the bottom margin of the card. Back of card is blank. Foxing on white background of photo.

Medium: Heavy card stock, paper

Print Size: 5 3/4 x 4 in. card ; 4 x 2 3/8 in.

Date: between 1880s and 1890s

Photographer: V. Janisch, photographer

Subjects: Adult blind. Photographs.