Daughters of Mr. Thaxton, near Mechanicsburg, OHArtist(s)Ben ShahnArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1938; printed 1995Medium & Supportgelatin silver print on paperDimensions
11 x 14 in. ( 27.94 x 35.56 cm )Credit LineGift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division Reproduction # (LC USF 33-460 M3 414863)Subject matter
Young girls and their dolls.Physical Description
Two girls in floral dresses stand on a wooden front porch holding matching dolls. Both girls stare inquisitively to their right. Behind them sits a rocking chair and windowsill with lace curtains and a flower box.Primary Object Classification Photograph Primary Object Typeblack and white printAdditional Object Classification(s)PhotographCollection AreaPhotographyRights
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baby dolls (recreational dolls)
children (people by age group)