There was no indication where it was from – perhaps it was taken on the set of a period drama? Whoever it is and whoever the photographer was I love it. I have a real soft-spot for pictures of people reading (especially from the nineteenth century).
Delphin Enjolras (1857-1945)
One of my favourite blogs is Bas van Houwelingen's 'Reading and Art' Blog. Bas is employed as an executive secretary at Library Northwest Veluwe in The Netherlands. I strongly recommend a visit to his blog.
Boris Dubrov - Teaching Torah c 2004
In his research he has found pictures that I know you will never have seen before and if you like art it will set you off on a journey of discovery, finding artists you had never heard of but whose work you will admire. Át least, I hope so. Enjoy!