Young boy reading large type book

Print, Photographic

Accession Number: 2004.134.51.9

Description: Black-and-white glossy; close, angled photograph of a young boy reading a large type print book, likely printed by the American Printing House for the Blind. The boy sits at a desk and has short, dark hair, a white shirt and striped shorts; his left arm rests atop the book and his face is inches above the book as he leans over the desk to read. The book has black and white images on the top third of the page; the boy is turned to a page captioned "A Surprise Letter." The back wall is white painted cinderblocks.

Medium: Photographic Paper

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

Photographer: Not Identified

Credit Line: (see provenance)

Subjects: Visual impairments Visually impaired children Large type books