Receiving a Tactile Watch

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2014.13.2.8

Description: Black and white print; a gray haired man with thick glasses, wearing dark pinstripe pants, a dark cardigan sweater, shirt and tie, holds one wrist out to a young woman in light skirt and matching jacket; she appears to be fastening a tactile wristwatch onto his right wrist; she has shoulder length hair and wears a light hat with a short brim decorated with a bow and wide ribbon; the two sit on a striped couch decorated with lace doilies; stamped on back, "Egan Photo Service/Studio 739 Boylston St., Boston 16"; inscribed on back in pencil, "Listen".

Print Size: 8" (h) x 10" (w)

Date: n.d.

Photographer: Egan Photo Service

Credit Line: Gift of the Carroll Center for the Blind, 2014.13