Pluperfect PDA (10)

By: Joshua Glenn
November 8, 2011

Tenth in an occasional series.

This daguerreotype, circa 1850, found in Flickr user lisby1’s photostream, shows a woman silencing her buzzing mobile phone.

Ringtone: “Ring, Ring, de Banjo”


SIMILAR HILOBROW SERIES: DOUBLE EXPOSURE — the stratagems of Middlebrow | EGGHEAD — a gallery | FITTING SHOES — famous literary footwear | LATF HIPSTER | PANTENE MEME — a found gallery | SHOCKING BLOCKING — cinematic blocking