Attibuted to Thomas Eakins, 1844-1916
Amelia van Buren with a Cat, ca. late 1880s-1891, platinum print
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Thomas Cowperthwait Eakins was an American realist painter, photographer, sculptor, and fine arts educator. He is widely acknowledged to be one of the most important artists in American art history.
Amelia C. Van Buren (ca.1856-1942) was an american photographer who was best known for being the subject of Thomas Eakin’s ca.1891 painting Miss Amelia Van Buren.
(Source: de-salva, via thomerama)