image fromVAN DE LIEFDE VAN DE HOND(of the love of the dog)by Jean Desmet Auteur: desmet, j. Uitgever: Contact b.v. Taal: nederlands Genre: Natuur Aantal pagina's: 0 paperback ISBN: 9789045008950 ISBN13: 9789045008950
Believed to be a post-mortem boy and his dogs. Both dogs have blurs from motion. The boy stares lifelessly out at nothingness. Supporting stand is barely visible. This was obviously a tough image to capture.
Any Daguerreotype BF worth his salt loves his dog. [tintype self-portrait of photographer E. Scholfield in a rocking chair, cradling a dog], E. Scholfield via Connecticut History Online, Mystic Seaport, Scholfield Collection