Glass plate negative showing Miss Boardman seated at a wicker table. She is wearing a full-length dark dress with buttons down the front and dark stockings and lace-up shoes. She has a long string of pearls around her neck and a large bow in her hair. She is also wearing a watch. She is holding a large book open on the table. There is a small rug on the floor in the foreground and a painted studio backdrop with a window and elaborate wallpaper design can be seen in the background. There is also a chair partially visible on the left.