Object Detail

Full length studio portrait of a seated Mr Forbes. He sits with one hand in his lap and the elbow of his other arm on a table. His gaze does not meet the camera. Distinguishing features include his moustache and bushy beard. Studio props include a chair, objects on a small round table, and carpet. The backdrop is a painted mural of a decorative wall with a large open window. An outdoor scene including a balcony, baluster, trees, body of water, hills and sky are depicted through the window. Exposed studio wall is visible beyond the backdrop. The triangular base and vertical pole of a posing apparatus is visible. The marking '32' and a cursive script is in mirror writing.
Photographic Reference number
0 - Whole = Height x Width (mm) = 107.95 x 82.55mm
Media and Materials Description
Glass plate.

Object Type


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