Man and Dog
John Galsworthy OM (14 Aug 1867–31 Jan 1933), English novelist and playwright. Notable works include The Forsyte Saga (1906–1921) and its sequels, A Modern Comedy and End of the Chapter. Through his writings he campaigned for a variety of causes, including prison reform, women's rights, animal welfare, and the opposition of censorship. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1932.
Posed with his faithful canine in this circa 1865-70 tintype, this rustic, pipe-smoking hunter conspicuously exhibits his half-stocked percussion sporting rifle—finished with rather unusual checkering at wrist and extended, handhold trigger guard strap. – Courtesy Dickinson Research Center, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 2003.268 –